Man sent to prison for as­sault on in­fants

Truro Daily News - - OBITUARIES/PROVINCE -

NEW GLAS­GOW – A 35-year-old Pic­tou County man was re­cently sen­tenced to three years in fed­eral prison for ag­gra­vated as­sault on two in­fants.

The man, who is not named in or­der to pro­tect the iden­tity of the vic­tims, first ap­peared in court in De­cem­ber 2016 on the charges of en­dan­ger­ing the lives of two twins, who were three months old at the time of the first ap­pear­ance, and pleaded guilty on April 10 in Pic­tou provin­cial court.

The as­saults oc­curred be­tween Sept. 28 and Dec. 15.

He was sen­tenced on April 11. He also has $400 in vic­tim sur­charges to pay, due one year af­ter his re­lease.

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