Amherst Provincial Court News

Published on May 18, 2017

Court news

Landry handed suspended sentence, probation

Zachary Paul Landry, 23, of Amherst, was handed a suspended sentence and 14 months probation after pleading guilty to a string of offences .

Landry plead guilty to:

• breaching a probation order to have no contact on Feb. 1, 2016, and again on Mar. 29, 2016, in Amherst.

• failing to attend court on Apr. 18, 2016

• possession of methamphetamine on Nov. 27, 2016

• breaching an undertaking to abstain from drugs on Nov. 27, 2016

• breaching an undertaking to abide by a curfew Feb. 4, 107

• breaching an undertaking to prove compliance with a curfew on April 10, 2017, in Amherst.

Landy was also been found guilty of committing an act of mischief by damaging a storm door on Nov. 12, 2015, in Amherst, and breaching an undertaking to abide by a curfew on Jan. 26, 2017.

 

Arsenault pleads guilty to meth possession

Garry John Arsenault, 57, of Amherst, was fined $325 after pleading guilty to unlawful possession of methamphetamine.

The incident occurred Sept. 2, 2016, in Amherst.

 

McWhirter fined

Evan Charles McWhirter, 28, of Jolicure, N.B., was fined $1,300 and handed a one-year driving prohibition after pleading guilty to operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol concentration in excess of .08 per cent .

The incident occurred Nov. 3, 2015, in Amherst.

 

Polley fined

Brandon C.D. Polley, 19, of Pugwash, was fined $1,300 and handed a one-year driving prohibition after pleading guilty to operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol concentration in excess of .08 per cent .

The incident occurred Jan. 15, 2017, in Wentworth.

 

Samms fined

Darren Raymond Samms, 52, of Brampton, Ont., was fined $910 after pleading guilty to unlawful possession of Hydromorph Contin.

The incident occurred June 16, 2016, in Nappan.