VISTA–Two people employed at an illegal marijuana dispensary in Vista were arrested Wednesday morning by authorities from the Vista COPPS Unit.
The employees, Ryan Cooper, 22, and James Cox, 26, were arrested and booked into the Vista Detention Facility.
Authorities served a search warrant at the dispensary, located at 700 Townsite Drive, after months-long investigation into the business. Over 300 pounds of marijuana and marijuana products were seized, along with U.S. currency, according to authorities.
The investigation is ongoing.