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updated: 5/11/2013 5:58 PM

65 arrested in Cook County warrant sweep

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Associated Press

CHICAGO -- Officers in Cook County have arrested more than five dozen people in a domestic violence warrant sweep.

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart announced the 65 arrests on Friday. He says the operation to arrest those with outstanding warrants started on Tuesday morning and concluded on Friday morning. Dart says one suspect already had 60 arrests and another suspect's victim was a 2-year-old child.

The 65 arrests didn't just include domestic assault charges. Arrests also were made for offenses like aggravated assault with a gun and child molestation.

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