Three Glace Bay ac­cused to have bail hear­ings

Cape Breton Post - - CAPE BRETON - BY CAPE BRE­TON POST STAFF

Three Glace Bay men are to re­turn to pro­vin­cial court to­day after be­ing ar­rested over the week­end on drug and weapon of­fences.

Charged are Michael Nor­man Knox, 24, of Fourth Street; Jordan Wil­liam Oakes, 23, and Corey James DeCoste, 27, of Ocean­crest Drive.

Knox is charged with three counts of pos­ses­sion for the pur­pose of traf­fick­ing in­volv­ing mar­i­juana, co­caine and hashish.

Oakes is charged with three counts of pos­ses­sion for the pur­pose of traf­fick­ing and sin­gle counts of as­sault­ing a po­lice of­fi­cer, as­sault, re­sist­ing ar­rest and breach­ing a court or­der.

DeCoste is charged with three counts of pos­ses­sion for the pur­pose of traf­fick­ing and sin­gle counts of pos­ses­sion of a firearm with no li­cence, car­ry­ing a con­cealed weapon and car­ry­ing a weapon in a care­less man­ner.

Cape Bre­ton Re­gional Po­lice re­port be­ing called to a res­i­dence on Ocean­crest Drive at around 4 a.m. Sun­day with a re­port that a male was in the area with a gun.

Ac­cord­ing to a re­lease from po­lice, they lo­cated the male in­side a res­i­dence along with il­le­gal drugs.

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