2 men arrested on pot charges

Detectives with the Thurston County Narcotics Task Force arrested two men on suspicion of distribution of marijuana while executing two search warrants Tuesday – one in the 4500 block of 29th Court Southeast and the other in the 4200 block of Quail Drive.

Detective seized about a pound and a half of marijuana, along with packaging materials and about $10,000 cash while searching the two residences, task force supervisor Lt. Loreli Thompson said.

Alexander Browne, 20, was arrested at the Quail Drive address, and Shane Gregory, 23, was arrested at the 29th Court address, according to booking information from the Thurston County Jail. Both were arrested on suspicion of distributing a controlled substance, marijuana, and possession with intent to distribute marijuana, according to the jail’s booking information.