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Nearly 70 Arrested in Crime Reduction Sweep

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police say nearly 70 people were arrested during a five-day crime reduction sweep in the Wilmington area.

Troopers say the sweep, from May 19 through May 23, also resulted in the seizure of two guns and prescription pills, crack cocaine, heroin and marijuana.

In addition to state police, New Castle County and Wilmington Police, as well as officers with Probation & Parole, took part in the sweep.

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