Detroit Police make crime sweep on city's east side

Dozens of absconders arrested in single area

Published On: Nov 15 2013 10:56:30 AM EST   Updated On: Nov 16 2013 12:14:31 AM EST
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DETROIT -

Dozens of Detroit Police cars could be seen lining the streets of Cadillac and Jefferson on the city's east side Friday morning as investigators

performed a major crime sweep. Local 4 has learned several people were arrested during the sweep - all of them absconders.

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Detroit Police Chief James Craig said there have been more than 600 police calls to the area in 2013 alone.

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