VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 16, 2013) - Pinecrest Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:PCR) ("Pinecrest" or the "Company) has terminated its option agreement with Kootenay Silver Inc. (TSX VENTURE:KTN) on the Espiritu project in Sonora, Mexico.

Pinecrest management is continuing to seek high potential precious and base metal projects for acquisition.


Edward Farrauto, CGA, President and CEO

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Pinecrest Resources Ltd.
Edward Farrauto
President and CEO