In the early morning hours of Wednesday, Feb. 12, officers with the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, with the assistance of the Apalachicola and Carrabelle police departments, served numerous drug offense warrants in the Franklin County area.

This was the culmination of an extensive narcotics investigation led by the Franklin County Drug Unit. Charges range from trafficking in narcotics to the sale or possession of narcotics, with several child neglect charges also included. Numerous types of controlled substances were seized.

During the apprehension of several individuals, controlled substances were seized and new charges for possession of controlled substances were made. During the narcotics investigations controlled substances such as crack and powder cocaine, methamphetamines, methadone and numerous types of prescription pills were obtained.

The following individuals were arrested by sheriff’s deputies and transported to The Franklin County Jail where they were booked on the following charges