Family of four arrested in Old Massett on drug charges

  • Jan. 24, 2013 3:00 p.m.

The Masset RCMP have put a halt to an alleged local drug trafficking ring operated by a family of four in Masset.During the late evening of Wednesday January 23, Masset RCMP executed a search warrant on a residence in Old Massett which was believed to be associated to drug trafficking. Five persons, who were located at the residence, were arrested and taken into custody. One was released later that night.A search resulted in the seizure of prepackaged cocaine powder, and crack cocaine, over $6,500 in cash, drug trafficking paraphernalia and an unsecure firearm. The drugs seized have an estimated street value of over $4,200.Charged with Possession of a Controlled substance for the purpose of Trafficking are 49 year old Robert DAVIS (Sr), 44 year old Roxanne DAVIS, 23 year old Adam DAVIS and 18 year old Robert DAVIS (Jr). All four have been remanded in custody until January 25.