36 Arrested in ‘Operation Smackdown’

SUMTER, SC (WOLO) — Sumter County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 36 people during the department’s effort to reduce crime and drug activity.

In what was called Operation Smackdown, officers arrested 14 people for solicitation of prostitution and served 83 warrants.

The 36 people arrested face a variety of drugs and weapons charges, officials say.

Beth Rousseau will have a report tonight on the news at 6.

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