$165K of Pot, Cocaine Seized in Trafficking Bust

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CANTON, Ohio — Seven people could face charges after a three-month-long investigation into cocaine and marijuana trafficking in Stark County.

According to the Stark County Sheriff’s Office, agents recovered 125 pounds of marijuana and one kilogram of cocaine. The marijuana has a street value of $125,000, and the cocaine has a street value of over $40,000.

Authorities say seven people will be charged by secret indictment with conspiracy to distribute marijuana, conspiracy to distribute cocaine, possession with the intent to distribute marijuana and federal firearms charges.

Police said the case is still under investigation, and additional charges could be filed.


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