Sentencing delayed for man caught with illegal guns on Highway 3

Highway 3 crash

A Toronto man won’t be sentenced until the New Year for being caught with illegal guns in Essex County. Satvir Singh was in provincial court for a sentencing hearing on Thursday. But his defence lawyer Maria Caroccia has asked for a pre-sentence report to be drafted before he can be given a sentence. Singh pleaded guilty to three charges: carrying a prohibited weapon in a careless manner, possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of prohibited firearms with ammunition.  It’s in connection to an accident on Highway 3 near OldcastleRead More

Montreal man accused of attacking police officer at Michigan airport was on mission to ‘kill Americans’

Amor Ftouhi

A U.S. prosecutor says a Montreal man accused of stabbing a police officer at a Michigan airport was willing to die if he could have seized the victim’s gun and attacked others. Jurors heard opening statements Wednesday in the trial of Amor Ftouhi, a Tunisian who was living in Montreal. He’s charged with three crimes at the Flint airport in 2017, including an act of terrorism. Federal prosecutor Jules DePorre said Ftouhi saw himself as a martyr who wanted to “kill Americans until he himself was killed.” Ftouhi’s lawyer didn’tRead More

Man injured in five-vehicle crash dies in hospital

The aftermath of a five-vehicle collision

A man has been pronounced deceased after being seriously injured in a five-vehicle crash. The crash happened on Oct. 25 just before 7 a.m. on Highway 24. Ten people were hospitalized with varying injuries as a result of the crash. One of the people injured was airlifted to a Hamilton hospital with serious, life-threatening injuries. He was pronounced dead by attending physicians on Nov. 6. Police identified the man as 40-year-old Kevin Coutts of Ingersoll. According to a press release, the investigation was ongoing, and police said charges were pending.Read More

Dartmouth man charged after two youths sexually assaulted on hospital grounds

Dartmouth General

A 45-year-old man is facing charges after police say two youths were sexually assaulted on the grounds of a hospital in Dartmouth. Halifax Regional Police were called to the Dartmouth General Hospital on Pleasant Street around 9 p.m. Monday. Police say a man had approached two female youths on the hospital grounds. Officers arrested a man in the area a short time later. Kevin Charles Ellis of Dartmouth has been charged with two counts of sexual assault, two counts of sexual interference, two counts of breach of a recognizance, andRead More

Trial starts for man facing weapons charges after Highway 3 crash

Highway 3 crash

CTV Windsor Published Tuesday, November 6, 2018 4:58PM EST Last Updated Tuesday, November 6, 2018 4:59PM EST A trial has started for a Toronto man facing several firearms charges after a crash on Highway 3. On April 26, 2017, a head-on crash happened between Sexton Side Road and Walker. An elderly couple was seriously hurt in the crash, but this trial is about what police say was found in the Lexus. According to AM800 News, Tecumseh firefighters testified Tuesday that they were assessing the passenger in the Lexus when theyRead More

Man dies after from injuries sustained in industrial accident


A 74-year-old man has died after an industrial accident in Saskatoon on Monday afternoon. Emergency crews were called to a business in the 800 block of 45th Street East around 4:42 p.m., where they found a man suffering from serious injuries. The man was taken to hospital, where he died of his injuries. Occupational Health and Safety is now investigating. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”” limit=”20″]

Man accused of Fredericton murder spree says he wants different lawyer

Matthew Vincent Raymond

THE CANADIAN PRESS Published Monday, November 5, 2018 3:15PM AST Last Updated Monday, November 5, 2018 4:12PM AST FREDERICTON — A Fredericton man accused of murdering two police officers and two civilians in an August shooting spree has told a judge that he wants a new lawyer. Matthew Raymond said he feels he has not been defended by his lawyer and wants a new one appointed. The court was to have heard the Crown’s application today for a psychological assessment, but that’s on hold until Raymond’s lawyer issue is settled.Read More

SIU investigating after Chatham man injured


The province’s Special Investigations Unit is looking into the circumstances surrounding an injury sustained by a 27-year-old man in Chatham. Preliminary information suggests Chatham-Kent police saw a man riding a bike around 3 a.m. Wednesday in the area of Patteson Avenue and Inshes Avenue. When officers tried to stop him, they say the man came off his bike and fled into residential backyards. Police say they located the man with the help of the canine unit and he was arrested. He was then taken to hospital to be treated forRead More

Man arrested in connection to murder of Shawn Yorke

Man arrested in connection to murder of Shawn Yorke

Regional police have arrested a 34-year-old male in connection to the death of Shawn Yorke. Yorke, 45, was found dead in his home on July 8 in his home on Elmridge Drive. It was determined that he was killed as a result of a gunshot injury. Police made the arrest on Oct. 24. The male faced one charge each of first degree murder, robbery with a restricted firearm and forcible confinement. He was scheduled to appear in court on Oct. 25. Anyone with more information regarding this incident was askedRead More

Man dead following explosion at work site in Alberta, second man in hospital

Well site explosion

GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. — One man is dead following an explosion at a well site in northern Alberta. RCMP Const. Melanie McIntosh says initial reports indicate a gas leak caused the explosion south of Grande Prairie near Musreau Lake on Tuesday night. A 50-year-old worker died at the scene and a second man was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. A third man was not hurt. “All three were working in the area at the time of the incident,” McIntosh said Wednesday. She added that the gas leak had beenRead More