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22 snared in Duluth-area heroin sweep

A sting six months in the making dubbed “Operation Brownstone” — named after brown powder heroin, the type most seen in the Twin Ports area — resulted in 22 arrests Wednesday. Duluth-area law enforcement officers have been battling an increase in heroin trafficking and abuse. Police anticipated making more arrests Wednesday night.
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A sting six months in the making dubbed “Operation Brownstone” — named after brown powder heroin, the type most seen in the Twin Ports area — resulted in 22 arrests Wednesday. Duluth-area law enforcement officers have been battling an increase in heroin trafficking and abuse.

Police anticipated making more arrests Wednesday night.

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