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Two Hamilton County residents arrested after police seize $62K, marijuana and guns

Samuel Acosta (left) and Carl Claxton (right), photos provided by Fairfield Police Department Samuel Acosta (left) and Carl Claxton (right), photos provided by Fairfield Police Department
HAMILTON COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -

A dual county, joint investigation led to the arrest of two Hamilton County residents and the seizure of marijuana, firearms and over $60,000.

On Feb 10, the Fairfield Police Department's Special Investigations Unit and Hamilton County Regional Enforcement Narcotics Unit seized 23 pounds of marijuana from a storage facility in Fairfield.

The seizure led to the search of Samuel Acosta, 40, and Carl Claxton, 39, in Hamilton County, and ended with the seizure of $62,000, three firearms and marijuana. 

Acosta and Claxton were taken to the Butler County Jail, but were later released on bond. 

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