Two out-of-state men accused of storing 44 pounds of cocaine and nearly 7 pounds of heroin in a residential garage on Joliets north side remained in the Will County Adult Detention Facility today in lieu of $1 million bail. The inter-agency Will County Gang Suppression Unit arrested Arnoldo Pena-Estrada, 31, of Sonoma County, Calif., and Jose Martin Elenes-Iquerra, 44, of Phoenix, Ariz., on Tuesday near the garage on the 1000 block of Nicholson Street. They are scheduled to appear in Will County court March 9 on charges of manufacture/delivery of more than 900 grams of cocaine and manufacture/deliver of more than 900 grams of heroin both Class X felonies, and money laundering, a Class 1 felony. Unit members place the street value of the drugs at $4.3 million, said Deputy Chief Ken Kaupas of the Will County Sheriffs Office. Kaupas said unit members, acting on a tip, staked out the location, then stopped an Acura sports utility vehicle occupied by the two men as it left the location on a traffic violation. A Joliet Police canine indicated there were drugs in the vehicle, providing probable cause for a search, Kaupas said. The gang suppression unit, which includes officers from other law enforcement agencies, found $120,000 in 24 bundles primarily $100s, $50s and $20s in a secret compartment in the vehicle, he said. Kaupas said that amount of money was consistent with established drug dealers practice of making a down payment for a quantity of drugs, and then paying the remainder later. We have every reason to believe these guys were in a longstanding narcotics ring, Kaupas said. Unit members entered the garage after obtaining permission from a third man, who isnt suspected of involvement, Kaupas said. Inside the garage, police found 20,000 kilograms of cocaine and 3 kilograms of heroin in a second vehicle. By the looks of it, it probably came from someplace south of the border, Kaupas said of the packaged drugs. Were surmising it will be quite pure. Kaupas said Pena-Estrada and Elenes-Iquerra werent armed and didnt resist. Two men face charges after police find $4.3M worth of drugs — Joliet news, photos and events — TribLocal.com ------------------------------------------------------- The chemical warfare used by Latinos to destroy the American way of life and enslave Americans must be exposed as an attack on the United States by a foreign power and the United States must retaliate with force to end this attack.