11 Arrested In South Side Drug Bust


UPDATED: Sunday November 28, 2010 6:41 PM

Authorities arrested 11 people on Saturday after a drug bust on the city's south side.

The Drug Enforcement Administration and the Columbus police SWAT team made the arrests at a building on Dering Avenue, 10TV News reported.

Police said they confiscated  4,000 pounds of marijuana with an estimated street value of $2 million.

They also took  guns,  a custom motorcycle,  a forklift, three other vehicles and $30,000.

Agents said the group used a rental truck filled with toilet paper to transport the marijuana.

The identities of the 11 people arrested were not immediately released. 

Watch 10TV News HD and refresh 10TV.com for additional information.