180 pounds of marijuana seized in Tennessee parking lot

(Courtesy: Clarksville Police Department)

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Authorities confiscated 180 pounds of marijuana and more than $11,000 in cash from a Clarksville hotel parking lot on Saturday.

The bust was made in the parking lot of the Hilton Garden Inn, located at 290 Alfred Thun Road, around 5:30 p.m.

Clarksville police reported Elva Acosta, 36, of Tucson, Arizona; Estefania Castro, 25, of Douglas, Arizona; and Christian Alatorre, 24, of Hopkinsville, Kentucky were arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

The seizure was made by multiple agencies, including the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Drug Enforcement Administration.

Acosta, Castro and Alatorre were booked into the Montgomery County jail.

No additional information was immediately released.

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