Oil City Police File Drug Charges After Towing Company Finds Marijuana in Vehicle

| February 23, 2019

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – The Oil City Police Department was contacted by a local towing company owner who reported that marijuana was inside a vehicle that the business had towed.

Oil City Police subsequently obtained a search warrant for the vehicle which was granted around 2:32 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19.

Police located approximately one half to an ounce of a green leafy substance found to be marijuana and other drug paraphernalia.

Through the investigation, it was learned that the operator of the vehicle was 25-year-old Brandon Sillivan, of North Carolina.

The following charges were filed against Sillivan:

– Possession or distribution of a small amount of marijuana (one count)
– Possession of drug paraphernalia (three counts)

The above report was released to exploreVenango.com on Friday, February 22, 2019.


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