HUNTSVILLE — A total of five people were arrested and two more were issued citations in a complicated drug bust that began as a routine traffic stop by Scott County Sheriff’s Department officers Wednesday, July 9.

According to a report filed by Sheriff’s Department interdiction officer Keith Hawkins, the incident began when he and deputy Joe Byrge stopped a vehicle near the Wooden Nickle in Winfield for a seatbelt violation, and concluded with multiple arrests.

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