Oakhill, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia – On July 10, members of the South Shore Street Crime Enforcement Unit (SCEU) conducted a targeted vehicle stop in Oakhill near midnight. This followed a 4-month cocaine trafficking investigation. Two men were arrested and a significant quantity of cocaine was seized from the vehicle.
Jason Ashley Dalby, 41, from Middlewood and Colby Gabriel Oickle, 23, from Bridgewater have been charged with Possession of Cocaine for the Purpose of Trafficking, as a result of the vehicle stop.
The next day, as part of the investigation, police searched two homes, one on Barss Corner Rd. and the other on Stanburne Rd. in Barss Corner. Two people were arrested during the searches, and they were later released without charges.
Dalby and Oickle appeared in Bridgewater Provincial Court and have been remanded into custody. DALBY is scheduled to appear back in Bridgewater Court on July 23, while OICKLE is scheduled to return to court on July 26.
The investigation is continuing and additional arrests and charges are possible.
Lunenburg County District RCMP
Nova Scotia RCMP
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