Another Marijuana Drug Bust in Fort St. john

Two men from Quesnel face charges, following a vehicular drug bust late yesterday afternoon in Fort St. John.

They were arrested after police stopped and searched a truck and camper at about 5.30. They seized over five pounds of marijuana and 61 grams of hash, with an estimated street value of $23,000.

The two unidentified suspects, 45 and 46 years of age, have both been granted conditional release from police custody.

They face drug possession and trafficking charges, but there’s no word yet on their court appearance date before a judge.