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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.

Killer back behind bars

A Sudbury man serving time in a federal penitentiary for manslaughter for the past six years is back behind bars.

Senior?s murder trial starts Thursday

Assistant Crown attorney Len Walker will call his first witness Thursday in a first-degree murder trial against a Sudbury senior.

Accused murderer experienced with firearms

BY KEITH LACEY A Garson senior will take the witness stand this morning to present his version of what happened the day he shot a neighbour heÂ?d been feuding with outside his home 16 months ago.

Thief gets six month?s jail time

An area man who committed two break and enters within a short period of time a few weeks ago was given a six-month jail sentence Wednesday.

Fingerprint match nails criminal

By Keith Lacey Greater Sudbury Police used fingerprints found at a crime scene to charge a 21-year-old Keewatin Court man with a series of crimes.

Robber armed with pellet gun will do four years in prison

BY KEITH LACEY klacey@northernlife.