Greater Trail Police Briefs – Silver City sale stopped

Two men discussing a drug deal at Trail’s iconic Silver City Days were arrested for possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute.

  • May. 17, 2012 8:00 a.m.

Two men discussing a drug deal at Trail’s iconic Silver City Days were arrested for possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute.

Police overheard the men discussing an upcoming drug deal and subsequently confiscated two ounces of marijuana. A 23-year-old man and a 43-year-old man are expected to appear in Rossland Provincial Court for a hearing this July.

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A 24-year-old man was sentenced last week for six months for possession of cocaine. Jonathan Kuiack was found guilty of holding cocaine for the intent to distribute. On May 10, Kuiack received a sentence that will be followed by a one-year probation order.

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Officers seized 277 marijuana plants, cocaine and ecstasy from a Castlegar house on May 11.

A 30-year male was arrested and will appear in court in July.