Car accident leads to adjournment for accused in major drug bust

He is now on bed rest, and the court adjourned the arraignment hearing for all accused until May 22.

Stewart, along with Corey Stewart, Kenton Thomas, William Boyd and Kin Ku all still face charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking after a number of search warrants were executed in the region in late October 2012. Colin Stewart and Thomas also face a number of firearms related charges. Laura Dooley previously faced charges that were stayed in March.

On October 26, search warrants were executed simultaneously at five locations in Fort St. John and rural Charlie Lake, and a sixth in the Buick Creek area on October 27. Seized from the residences were over two kilograms of cocaine, both in powder and crack form, over 500 illegal prescription pills, anabolic steroids, $85,000 in cash, as well as three rifles, one shotgun and three handguns.


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Erica is a reporter for Moose FM and in Fort St. John, B.C. She grew up in Victoria, B.C. and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.