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2 arrested on marijuana, cocaine charges
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Two Lawrenceville men were arrested Thursday on drug charges in Buford, authorities said.

Ut Van Nguyen, 27, and Hung Quoc Ho, 37, are both charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, felony possession of marijuana and possession of cocaine.

Ho was also placed on an immigration hold.

Investigators with the Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad arrested the men in the 4800 block of Golden Parkway, with the assistance of Hall County Sheriff’s Office deputies.

MANS Lt. Scott Ware said the suspects were found carrying about 1 pound of marijuana and a small amount of cocaine. The street value of the drugs seized was in excess of $2,000, he said.

Both men were booked at the Hall County Jail.