DeSoto Resources (ASX:DES) has announced new assay results from its 100%-owned Fenix copper-gold-lithium project in the Northern Territory, with gold values of 4.1g/t Au and copper up to 6.5% Cu in seperate rock samples at Copperfield.

DeSoto Resources says the results also confirm the copper-gold potential with historical rock chip results including 3.54g/t Au and 15.2% Cu, and extend the Copperfield area of known mineralisation 860m NNW of historical gold rock chips. 

It also says its first-pass soil sampling program at the Emerald Springs Anticline Target has confirmed the historical soil gold anomaly and extended the strike length to about 900m. 

DeSoto Resources' share price hit $0.20 this morning.