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Petal police bust up another meth lab

Thursday night, Petal Police along with the Perry County Sheriff's Department, Metro Police and the Mississippi Departemnt of Narcotics executed another drug round up, sending 10 people to jail

All of those arrested were charged with pre-cursor violations for crystal meth. None of the arrests were made in Petal; they were made in and around perry county. However, the charges were pressed in Petal as the suspects had allegedly purchased their pre-cursors from Petal businesses.

Authorities said they recovered several grams of crystal meth and several guns.

Officials said they this would not be the last round up of its kind, and they intend to rid the area of illegal drug activity.

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