Truck drivers accused of hauling marijuana

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GOODYEAR, Ariz.- Goodyear Police Narcotics Unit arrested two suspects in possession of more than 843 pounds of marijuana on Friday, Aug. 30.

Garris Dickson Jr. and Eric Love of Ohio, both in their 40s, were arrested and charged with transporting marijuana. A Goodyear patrol unit found them at the Super 8 Motel located at 840 N. Dysart Road in Goodyear.

Dickson Jr. and Love are suspected of transporting the marijuana back East in a semi-truck trailer that was also carrying pizza cheese. 

The marijuana had a street value greater than $421,000.