Police: 2 men arrested on drug charges

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Daniel Earnest Cantu, 60

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Two men were arrested Friday in connection to ongoing drug activity at a St. Augustine home.
 
Three agencies assisted in the arrests: St. Augustine Beach Police Department, St. Johns County Sheriff's Office and St. Augustine Police Department.
 
The investigating began after many complaints were made, according to the SAPD news release.
 
Daniel Francis Cantu, 21, and Daniel Earnest Cantu, 60, were arrested and face charges of cultivation of marijuana, public nuisance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Both men are held at the St. Johns County Jail without incident.
 
Officers found drugs, paraphernalia and manufacturing equipment associated with unlawful drug activity and use, according to the release.
 
The home was deemed a drug dwelling and in violation of numerous Florida State Statutes, the release said.
 
The investigation is ongoing and further charges are pending.