'Operation Exile' takes aim at heroin in Minnesota; more than 65 people arrested in sweep

  • Article by: AMY FORLITI , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 17, 2014 - 7:35 PM

MINNEAPOLIS — More than 65 people suspected of selling heroin have been arrested and about 2.5 kilograms of the drug are off the streets as part of a coordinated crackdown to rid Minnesota of the substance that has caused an alarming increase in deaths in recent years, authorities said Thursday.

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