Great-grandmother accused of trafficking acquitted, daughter found guilty

by Brendan Burke - September 21, 2018

A jury acquitted Vitaline Lafferty, a 79-year-old great-grandmother, of eight drug trafficking-related charges in NWT Supreme Court Friday.  Her daughter, 58-year-old Marie-Anne Lafferty, was found guilty of all eight offences. The two Ndilo women were stopped in Vitaline’s Ford Escape near Fort Providence on March 18, 2016 in a targeted RCMP interception. A search of…

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