Authorities: 19 arrested in major Monmouth County drug bust

Nearly 20 people were arrested in a major drug bust around Monmouth County Thursday morning.

News 12 Staff

Aug 22, 2019, 9:56 PM

Updated 1,735 days ago

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Nearly 20 people were arrested in a major drug bust around Monmouth County Thursday morning.
Federal and local authorities raided several houses and caught several alleged suppliers to a drug trafficking conspiracy.
Homes in Cliffwood, Neptune, Matawan, Long Branch and Keansburg were all targeted.
Most of those involved in the drug bust face the possibility of life in prison.
A 38-year-old Long Branch man is still at large in connection to the crime.


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