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Amherst Provincial Court News for the week of Feb. 26, 2018

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Morrisey receives suspended sentence

Jerry Jordan Morrisey, 20, of Leamington, was handed a suspended sentence, eight months probation and fined $200 after pleading guilty to assault and breaching an undertaking to abstain from alcohol and intoxicating substances.

The incidents occurred Mar. 18, 2017, in Amherst.

Reinhardt handed 10-year firearm ban

Robert John Reinhardt, 57, of Fenwick, was handed a given a suspended sentence, 18-months probation, and handed a forfeiture order for seized items after pleading guilty to failing to store firearm with a secure locking device and five counts of possession of firearms without a valid license.
Reinhardt was also handed a 10-year firearm prohibition after pleading guilty to unlawfully producing marijuana.

The incidents occurred Nov. 1, 2017, in Fenwick.

MacDonald loses license

Alexander J. MacDonald, 20, of Amherst, was fined $1,300 and prohibited from driving for 12 months after pleading guilty to impaired operation of a motor vehicle.

The incident occurred Jan. 21, 2018, in Amherst.

Moffatt pleads guilty to meth possession

Matthew Reginal Moffatt, 41, of Amherst, will return to court Aug. 20, for sentencing, after pleading guilty to possession of methamphetamine.

The incident occurred Oct. 7, 2016, in Amherst.

Obyrne sentencing in April

Brian Michael Obyrne, 71, of Amherst, will return to court Apr. 23, for sentencing after pleading guilty to resisting arrest and assaulting a peace officer.

The incidents occurred Oct. 8, 2017, in Amherst.

Plourde pleads guilty

Josh Plourde, 23, of Pleasant Street, Springhill, will return to court Apr. 23, for sentencing after pleading guilty to break and enter with intent to commit an indictable offence.
The incident occurred Dec. 5, 2017, in Springhill.

Robinson fined $500

Darren Alexander Robinson, 33, of Conns Mills, was fined $500, handed a 10-year firearm prohibition and a forfeiture order for items seized after pleading guilty to unlawfully producing and possessing marijuana.

The incidents occurred Sept. 6, 2017, in Conns Mills.

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