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50 people arrested during 2-day joint task force operation

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A total of 50 people were arrested during a two-day joint task force operation, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office. 

During Operation Community Impact, officers arrested 35 people on outstanding probation warrants, parole warrants and other charges, Sgt. Monica Belser said. They also recovered drugs and guns. 

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office worked with the Georgia Department of Corrections, the Georgia Board of Pardons & Parole and the United States Marshal's Service. 

Officers also completed nine searches. Six of those searches involved gang members, Belser said. 

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