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Citizens' tips lead to drug arrests in Reading sweep

Published On: Jan 17 2014 09:53:03 AM EST

Drug sweep nets arrests in Reading


Police in Reading are thanking concerned citizens after a successful drug sweep netted more than a dozen arrests.

Three people are now facing drug charges after the sweep at 814 Muhlenberg Street.

Police say they found drug paraphernalia, cash, and surveillance equipment during the raid.

Eleven other people were also arrested after police say they tried to buy drugs from undercover officers.