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58 people arrested in Charlotte County drug bust

Posted at 1:54 PM, Jun 30, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-07 05:23:34-04

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.  — UPDATE (July 6, 2022) CCSO has arrested four more people bringing the total down to seven still at large and a total of 58 arrested.

Our original reporting continues below.

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) Narcotics Unit recently arrested 54 people on an abundance of drug charges while conducting a drug bust.

Approximately 1000 grams of methamphetamine and 78.7 grams of fentanyl were taken into evidence.

According to CCSO, 11 others are still at large and are actively being sought out.