“K-9 units did alert to the presence of drugs inside all luggage belonging to the suspects,” Bender said.
In addition to the 224 pounds of marijuana, officers seized nearly $8,000 in cash.
Chad Ellis, 23, Jemonta Kilgore, 24, Labrinsan Culpepper, 25, and Rakeem Bland, 24, were arrested on charges of trafficking marijuana.
All were being held Thursday in the Clayton County Jail without bond.
“This investigation is ongoing, and charges may be updated,” Bender said.
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