ROCKWOOD, Tenn (WVLT) -- Officers with the Rockwood Police Department have been busy since the wee hours of the morning rounding up drug suspects.
The roundup is part of an ongoing drug operation.
Drug task officers say they were able to purchase narcotic drugs from several suspects in and around Rockwood.
Officers say they purchased cocaine, crack cocaine and morphine on several different occasions.
They say the operation was based on neighbors complaints of high traffic in the area that they believed was drug related.
Police had warrants for fourteen people.
So far, eight are in custody.
Their names, addresses, and charges follow:
Berena Haire, Evan Heights Road, Rockwood: Possession of Schedule II
David Flinn, Crestview Circle, Rockwood: Schedule II Morphine
Randall Addison, Bayless Street, Rockwood: Schedule II
Buddy Brown, S. Kingston Avenue, Rockwood: Schedule II
Shane Clower, 415 N. Chamberlain Ave, Rockwood: Sale of Cocaine (2 Cts)
Jennifer Casebier, Carlock Avenue: Schedule II Cocaine
Timothy Powers, Rockwood: Schedule II Cocaine
Daniel Goins, Rockwood: Schedule II Cocaine
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