Whitecourt RCMP Arrest and Charge Another Deal
The Whitecourt RCMP have nabbed another drug dealer.
Authorities arrested 25 year old, Jacob Christopher Batisse of Whitecourt, on February 5th with the assistance of the Whitecourt General Investigation Section.
He is charged with one count of possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine, one count of possession for the purpose of trafficking ecstasy one count of possession of a weapon dangerous to the public and three counts of failing to comply with an undertaking.
Whitecourt RCMP asks that anyone with information pertaining to any other drug related offences in the town or surrounding area to contact them immediately at 780-779-5900.
Tournament Time for Local H.S. Basketball Teams
A big basketball tournament is going down this weekend in the area.
The Mayerthorpe High School Tigers will welcome teams from around the province.
The tournament gets underway Friday afternoon and will conclude Saturday night.
Both Sr. boys and girls will be competing.
The Hilltop High School Chargers are one of the other teams in the draw.
Speaking of tournaments, the St. Joseph Saints Sr. boy’s team are in action this weekend.
They will be in Adrosson for a tournament.