Then-council members Jeff Kingsbury, left, and Joe Hyer attend a 2009 Olympia City Council retreat. Kingsbury said Tuesday that he was the informant who twice bought marijuana from Hyer, resulting in Hyer's arrest. (Olympian File Photo)
Then-council members Jeff Kingsbury, left, and Joe Hyer attend a 2009 Olympia City Council retreat. Kingsbury said Tuesday that he was the informant who twice bought marijuana from Hyer, resulting in Hyer's arrest. (Olympian File Photo) The Olympian
Then-council members Jeff Kingsbury, left, and Joe Hyer attend a 2009 Olympia City Council retreat. Kingsbury said Tuesday that he was the informant who twice bought marijuana from Hyer, resulting in Hyer's arrest. (Olympian File Photo) The Olympian

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