Brake’s preliminary hearing Dec. 21

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Brake’s preliminary hearing Dec. 21

AMHERST – Zachary Quinn Brake, 19, of Mechanic Street Springhill, was in court on Thursday and, at the request of his defence, had his case adjourned for a preliminary hearing until Dec. 21 at 9:30 a.m.

Brake has been charged with the second-degree murder of his mother, Tracy Ann Rudderham.

The incident occurred Oct. 24 in Springhill.

Brake had a psychological assessment done at East Coast Forensic Psychiatric Hospital in Dartmouth, N.S., and a publication ban has been placed on the contents of the psychological assessment.

Brake turned himself in to Springhill Police just before 3 a.m., on Oct. 24, and police went to the Mechanic Street home and discovered the body.

 

Organizations: East Coast Forensic Psychiatric Hospital

Geographic location: Springhill, Dartmouth

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