Charged with assault following June 17 fire on Minto Street
AMHERST â€“ A 41-year-old Amherst man has been sent for an assessment after being charged with intentionally causing damage by fire to a home on Minto Street last week.
Peter Todd Corney of Albion Street, Amherst, made a brief court appearance on Thursday.
The assessment will determine whether he is fit to stand trail.
Corney will return for election and plea on July 14 at 1:30 p.m.
He was arrested following a fire at the Minto Street home the morning of June 17.