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Man charged with serious assault

LINACY – On January 28, Pictou District RCMP responded to a complaint of a serious assault which occurred inside a home on Merigomish Road in Linacy. A 17-year old male was found inside the home and had sustained serious head and facial injuries. He was taken to hospital by ambulance. The suspect was a 23-year-old […]

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Murder accused makes first appearance

The accused in a second-degree murder case that took place last Friday made his first appearance in Provincial Court on Monday morning. Jason David Bezanson, 33, was charged with one count of aggravated assault and one count of second-degree murder. During his appearance in court, the aggravated assault charge was dropped, as the victim was […]

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New Glasgow Regional Police investigate stabbing

NEW GLASGOW – Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred in the early morning hours today. At approximately 12:30 a.m. this morning, New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a 911 report of a stabbing at a residence on Brother Street. A-19 year-old man was injured with serious non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Aberdeen […]

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