Ingonish man fined after pleading guilty to fishery offence
SYDNEY — A 46-year-old Ingonish man was fined Tuesday after pleading guilty to a fishery offence.
Shannon Joseph Buchanan pleaded guilty to failing to hail the accurate weight of the crab catch aboard his boat prior to landing. The court was told Tuesday that Buchanan’s total was more than 500 pounds over what he initially reported.
The offence occurred May 7, 2015, in North Bay, Victoria County.
Buchanan was fined a total of $500, which he paid Tuesday.