Nine people accused of running a multimillion dollar money laundering and drug-trafficking operation in Maysville have been arrested.
Banks County authorities said on Wednesday, June 4, the nine accused have been indicted on charges of violating the Georgia Racketeering Influenced and Corrupt Organization (RICO) Act for offenses involving the sale and distribution of prescription medication and money laundering.
They are suspected of operating in the area for several years. The head of the operation is believed to be Brian William Craig of Maysville. Craig is serving a 12-year prison sentence for drug violations out of Hall County.