Amherst Provincial Court News

Published on August 10, 2017

Court news

Legere sentenced to house arrest

Shawn Legere, 38, of Pleasant Street Springhill, was sentenced to eight months house arrest and handed a 10-year firearms ban after pleading guilty to criminal harassment, two breaches of probation and two breaches of recognizance.

The incidents occurred between Feb. 1, 2017, and June 22, 2017, in Springhill.  


Mackey prohibited from driving

Simon Mackey, 45, of Springhill, was handed a 15-month driving prohibition after pleading guilty to operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol concentration in excess of .08 per cent.

Mackey will return to court Oct. 30, for the continuation of his sentence.