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Corky Fontana, Clifton Jeffery Ho Tung face Dec. 12 court hearing on grow-op charges

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Charges concerning an alleged marijuana grow-op in Cowichan have Daryl (Corky) Fontana, and Clifton Jeffery Ho Tung scheduled to reappear in Duncan court Dec. 12 for a preliminary hearing, court staff said.

That court date will be followed by a trial confirmation hearing set for Nov. 12, 2013.

Both men were represented by lawyers Tuesday in Duncan court, staff said.

The two suspects' federal charges concern their alleged production of a controlled substance, and its alleged possession for trafficking purposes.

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