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Drug charges laid

Three Chelmsford adults face serious drug charges after Greater Sudbury Police executed a Controlled Drug and Substance Act search warrant and criminal code search warrant earlier this week.

Jury deliberating in murder trial

BY KEITH LACEY The fate of a Garson senior charged with second-degree murder of a feuding neighbour is now in the hands of a six-man, five-woman jury. Jerry Paiement, 65, has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder in the death of Mark Houle, 37.

Business owner heading to court to fight city?s no smoking bylaw

BY KEITH LACEY Klacey@northernlife.ca Scott Bere said heÂ?s as mad as hell and heÂ?s not going to take it anymore. The veteran Sudbury businessmanÂ?who currently owns Nickel Acme Printers Inc.

Police seek assistance to find two missing Sudbury teenagers

Greater Sudbury Police are requesting the public?s assistance in attempting to locate two missing Sudbury area teenagers.

Teen upset during cross-examination

BY KEITH LACEY klacey@northernlife.ca A sexual assault trial came to an abrupt end Tuesday when the Crown decided it would not put the 14-year-old complainant through any further trauma of testifying.

Accused testifies his gun went off accidentally during tussle

BY KEITH LACEY A man accused of murdering his neighbour testified his gun went off accidentally when he was about to be assaulted.

Human remains identified

Human remains found near Sudbury have been identified as a Toronto teenager who disappeared more than 12 years ago. The human remains have been identified as those of David Paul Caffery, 19. Family members have been notified.

Accused told police he shot young dad after argument

BY KEITH LACEY A calm, cool and co-operative Garson senior confessed to a Sudbury police officer minutes after he shot the neighbour he?d been feuding with. ?The accused came outside his house smoking a cigarette?he appeared calm,? said Const.

Police issue public warning about convicted pedophile

A convicted pedophile police say is a high risk to re-offend has moved into SudburyÂ?s downtown core. Shawn Patrick Abbs, 30, has a criminal record for serious sexual offences involving young and teenage boys.

Man found guilty of sex assault

A Sudbury man has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a developmentally challenged teenager. Peter Paradis, 39, was found guilty Thursday of forcing anal and oral sex on the teenager last Aug. 12. Paradis will be sentenced Nov. 17.