Cops: 64 drug dealers off Orange County streets

Sweep nets suspects accused of selling cocaine and heroin near schools in Newburgh and Washingtonville. (5/23/14)

NEWBURGH - Some illegal guns and drugs are off the streets of Orange County this morning in what's being called the third massive drug bust in the county this year.

Police say they arrested 64 alleged drug dealers during a sweep. Some are accused of selling cocaine and heroin near schools in Newburgh and Washingtonville.

Officials say thousands of dollars' worth of drugs were seized, along with numerous guns and an AK-47 magazine clip.

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Law enforcement says they're still looking for a half dozen suspected drug dealers.

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