Local Officials Use Drug Money To Buy New Computers

UPDATED: Thursday October 4, 2012 2:45 PM

The Licking County Prosecutor's Office is cashing in on drug money seized by police.

Thirty-one new computers in the prosecutor's office were paid for by money taken from drug dealers, according to The Newark Advocate.

The office takes in about 15 percent of the money that's seized. It's used to pay for office improvements.

The rest of the money goes to the agency that investigated the crime.

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