Marys­town man ar­rested on war­rant

The Southern Gazette - - MUNICIPAL -

A Marys­town man charged with op­er­a­tion of a ve­hi­cle while im­paired by ex­ceed­ing 80 mg. has been sen­tenced to 90 days in cus­tody

Melvin Clarke ap­peared in provin­cial court in Grand Bank on Thurs­day fol­low­ing his ar­rest May 24.

Clarke was given credit for and a half days for that,” said Judge Harold Porter. “I’ll round that up to two days, so the sen­tence for count num­ber two is 88 days in cus­tody.”

Clarke was also fined $200 un­der the mo­tor­ized snow ve­hi­cles and all-ter­rain ve­hi­cles act, plus a provin­cial fine sur­charge of 30 per­cent, as well as a vic­tim sur­charge of $100.

He is also pro­hib­ited from op­er­at­ing a mo­tor­ized ve­hi­cle for a pe­riod of two years. the night he spent in re­mand. “He is en­ti­tled to credit at one

COLIN FAR­RELL/ THE SOUTH­ERN GAZETTE Melvin Clarke

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