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Chesco DA, DEA chief named to head Regional Drug Strike Force

WEST CHESTER >> Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan has been named chairman of the region’s High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Program’s Executive Board. Gary Tuggle, Special Agent in Charge of the Drug Enforcement...

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