Drug Trafficking

Not guilty plea from man accused of using teen to sell pot at high school

Not guilty plea from man accused of using teen to sell pot at high school

A San Diego man accused of using a juvenile to sell marijuana to students at Cathedral Catholic High School, as well as supplying pot to minors, pleaded not guilty Monday. Jan. 8. to 39 felony charges.

William John Sipperley III, 50, faces several counts of employing a minor to sell or carry marijuana, furnishing marijuana to a minor over age 14 and maintaining a place where marijuana could be used or sold.

He also faces several counts of felony child abuse, according to the complaint filed in San Diego Superior Court.

Sipperley’s bail was set at $250,000, and a judge signed an order requiring him to say away from five minors named in the...

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