Metals Creek/Benton Options New Gold Discovery in Staghorn Area

Metals Creek Resources Corp.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 12, 2017) - Metals Creek Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:MEK) ("Metals Creek") and Benton Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:BEX) ("Benton") are pleased to announce that they have jointly executed a letter of intent (the "Agreement") with a Newfoundland prospector pursuant to which MEK and BEX have been granted the option to acquire a 100% interest (50% each) in 22 claim units (the "Property") located in the Victoria Lake area, Central Newfoundland.