Cops find 200 pounds of marijuana in raid

LAWRENCEVILLE - Police confiscated nearly 200 pounds of marijuana Thursday after raiding a Lawrenceville residence.

The Gwinnett County Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force joined with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to conduct a search at 1172 Memory Lane. Two men who live there, 31-year-old Hugo Pecina and 35-year-old Rudolfo Vasquez, were charged with trafficking marijuana.

Vasquez was also charged with possession of cocaine after investigators found about a gram of cocaine in his bedroom.

Both men are being held at the Gwinnett County Detention Center in Lawrenceville without bond.