A Martinsville Grand Jury handed down 123 indictments on 27 people for crimes related to illegal drugs. Those indictments were sealed by the Martinsville Circuit Court until they could be arrested.
On Thursday, the Martinsville Police Department, Martinsville Sheriff’s Office, Henry County Sheriff’s Office, Virginia State Police and the U.S. Marshal’s Service assisted by the 911 Communications Center began making arrests on the drug warrants.
There have now been 21 people arrested on 84 indictments.
The indictments on the remaining six people remained sealed.