City drug roundup up to 15 with latest surrender

Published 11:15 am Thursday, November 8, 2012

Another person was arrested Wednesday in a roundup of accused Vicksburg drug dealers, bringing to 15 the number picked up since September.

Andrey Moore, 34, 142 Alfred Drive, surrendered at about noon Wednesday at Vicksburg police headquarters and was charged with four counts of sale of cocaine, Capt. Bobby Stewart said.

Moore posted $40,000 bail and was released from the Warren County Jail later Wednesday afternoon.

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In late September, 12 people accused of selling hydrocodone and cocaine were arrested in the roundup. Two more accused cocaine dealers were arrested Oct. 3.

More arrests are expected, Stewart said this morning.