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Posted on: May 1, 2018

05-01-18 Operation Blue Thunder


On 04-23-18, Danville Police Investigators presented evidence to a Danville grand jury involving an ongoing investigation into drug sales, drug and weapon possession and pornography. This joint investigation in partnership with the ATF began in July of 2017, and culminated in Grand Jury indictments on 27 individuals with a total of 70 charges.

On 4-26-18, The Danville Police Department Special Investigations Division, with assistance from its law enforcement partners, conducted “Operation Blue Thunder” to actively seek out and arrest these individuals.

Listed below are the participating agencies:

The Virginia State Police, Roanoke ATF field office, Roanoke US Marshall’s Fugitive Task Force, the Lynchburg FBI office, Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s office, the Martinsville Police Department, Roanoke City Police Department, Roanoke County Sheriffs Office, and the Danville Virginia Commonwealth Attorney’s office.

As of 04-30-18, 20 individuals have been arrested.

Please see the link provided in this release for information on those arrested and the individuals who remain wanted on indictments.

Chief Booth will address the media about the operation in a news conference today May 1st 2018 at 4:00pm in the 2nd floor Conference Room in the Municipal Building.


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