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(WBIR) Between Monday morning and Tuesday afternoon this week, the Anderson County Sheriff's Office arrested 17 of the 26 people recently indicted in that area on drug related charges.

The indictments came after several months of investigations by the Sheriff's Office. Authorities said the majority of the charges are related to selling or possessing illegal prescription drugs, as well as marijuana and meth.

Related: 20 arrested in Campbell Co. drug roundup

All but seven of the people were charged with prescription narcotics offenses, according to the Sheriff's Office.

Authorities said the names of those arrested in the drug roundup will be released at a later time.

Earlier this week, Campbell County held its own drug roundup to arrest dozens of its own drug offenders.

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