Gouchie sentenced to 18 months probation

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Published on November 17, 2011
Court News

AMHERST – Walter Bruce Gouchie, 50, of Prince Arthur Street, Amherst, was sentenced in court on Wednesday to a suspended sentence with 18 months probation after pleading guilty to committing mischief by willfully damaging property, a persons telephone wires, the value of which did not exceed $5,000.

The incident occurred June 11, 2010, in Amherst.

Gouchie was also sentenced to a suspended sentence with 18 months probation concurrent with other sentences after pleading guilty in court on Wednesday to failing to comply with a condition to abstain from any communication with the same person who’s telephone wires he damaged, except through legal counsel.

The incident occurred between Aug. 1 and Aug. 4, 2010, in Amherst.