Trial set on drug and tobacco charges
SYDNEY — A trial date has been set for a Glace Bay man facing drug and tobacco charges.
John Alfred Farrell, 44, of Reservoir Avenue, is charged with three counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking involving hashish, oxycodone and dextroamphetamine. He is also facing charges of possession of tobacco with no tax paid and possession of tobacco without proper excise markings. All of the offences are alleged to have occurred in Glace Bay in March 2016 and a trial is now set for next March 27.