Two former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies have been charged after allegedly planting firearms at a Los Angeles medical marijuana dispensary to justify making an arrest, the DA’s office announced Wednesday.

Jesus Cesar Martinez, 39, and Anthony Manuel Paez, 32, were charged with one felony count each of conspiracy to obstruct justice and peace officer altering evidence. Martinez was also charged with two counts of perjury and one count of filing a false report.

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Update 4/25/14: Related: California cops planted drugs in a woman’s home to frame her after finding nothing in their illegal search of her home, a lawsuit alleges.