Kings County court report Feb. 6

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Kentville woman sentenced on 22 charges

 

A Kentville woman who was recently sentenced on 22 various charges will serve time custody.

Raylene Rose Mahaney, 20, was sentenced to 90 days of intermittent custody and 12 months of probation on Jan. 15. She’ll serve her time from Fridays at 9 p.m. to Sundays at 6 a.m. beginning Jan. 17.

Mahaney pleaded guilty to a count of assault; eight counts of failing to comply with probation; one charge of stealing property valued at less than $5,000 from an individual; six counts of stealing property valued at less than $5,000 from businesses; three counts of fraud, one count of failing to comply with an undertaking and two counts of failing to comply with a recognizance.

Mahaney committed the offences in Kentville, Windsor and New Minas between Jan. 13, 2013 and Jan. 10, 2014.

 

Conditional sentence for stealing, undertaking offences

 

Mark Joseph Sampson, 41, of Halifax, has been handed a conditional sentence with probation for two counts of stealing property valued at less than $5,000 from Walmart and two counts of failing to comply with his undertaking.

Sampson pleaded guilty to the charges on Nov. 18, 2013. The matters were adjourned to Jan. 15 to allow time for a pre-sentence report to be updated and for sentencing. Judge Claudine MacDonald handed Sampson a six-month conditional sentence order with daily curfew from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. for the first three months. This will be followed by 12 months of probation. This will be served concurrently with a conditional sentence he is currently serving.

Sampson committed the offences in Greenwood on Nov. 17, 2012 and April 6, 2013.

 

Unlawfully produced marijuana

 

Evan Joel Keddy, 24, of Kingston, has been handed a suspended sentence with probation for unlawfully producing marijuana.

Keddy pleaded guilty to the charge on Nov. 18, 2013. Keddy was handed a suspended sentence with 18 months of probation on Jan. 15.

The court ordered him to items seized in relation to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act charge and imposed a 10-year weapons ban and a lifetime prohibition on restricted weapons.

Keddy committed the offence in Murphy Lake on April 29, 2013.

 

Breathalyser offences

 

Erik Olaf Grosvold, 26, of New Minas, has been fined for having the care or control of a motor vehicle while his blood alcohol level exceeded the legal limit.

Grosvold pleaded guilty to the charge on Jan. 13. Judge Claudine MacDonald fined Grosvold $1,300 and imposed a one-year driving ban.

Grosvold committed the offence in New Minas on Nov. 10, 2013. The legal blood alcohol limit is 80 mg of alcohol in 100 ml of blood. Grosvold gave breathalyser readings of 110 and 110.

Meanwhile, Allan Robert Parrish, 25, of New Minas, has been fined for having the care or control of a motor vehicle while his blood alcohol level exceeded the legal limit.

Parrish pleaded guilty to the charge Jan. 13. He was fined $1,300 and banned from driving for one year.

Parrish committed the offence in New Minas on Nov. 9, 2013, where he gave breathalyser readings of 120 and 120.

Michael Roode, 30, of Truro, has been fined $1,610 for having the care or control of a motor vehicle while his blood alcohol level exceeded the legal limit.

Roode pleaded guilty to the charge on Jan. 13 and has also been banned from driving for one year.

Roode committed the offence in Coldbrook on Oct. 20, 2013, where he gave breathalyser readings of 200 and 200.

 

Refused breathalyser

 

Shelly Ann O’Donnell, 49, of New Minas, has been fined for failing to comply with a demand from a peace officer to provide a breath sample for analysis.

O’Donnell pleaded not guilty to the charge on Jan. 28, 2013 and the matter was adjourned for trial. MacDonald found O’Donnell guilty on Jan. 14, 2014. She was fined $1,000 and banned from driving for one year.

O’Donnell committed the offence in Sheffield Mills on Dec. 15, 2012.

 

Stole from liquor store

 

Malcolm Dexter Benedict, 36, of Kentville, has been fined and sentenced to probation for stealing property valued at less than $5,000 from the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation.

Benedict pleaded guilty to the charge on Jan. 13 and was fined $115. He was also sentenced to six months of probation.

Benedict committed the offence in Kentville on Aug. 30, 2013.

Meanwhile, Sherry Marie Renouf, 37, of Berwick, has been handed a suspended sentence with probation for stealing property valued at less than $5,000 from the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation.

Renouf pleaded guilty to the charge on Jan. 13. Judge Claudine MacDonald handed Renouf a suspended sentence with six months of probation, including 20 hours of community service work.

Renouf committed the offence in Kentville on Oct. 18, 2013.

Organizations: Walmart, Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation

Geographic location: Kentville, New Minas, Kings Halifax Greenwood Kingston Murphy Lake Coldbrook Berwick

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