Glace Bay man charged with weapon offences
SYDNEY — A 19-year-old Glace Bay man will be back in court Monday after being charged this week with weapon offences. Christan Gerard MacNeil of Connaught Avenue is charged with three counts of uttering threats and single counts of assault with a weapon, possession of a weapon dangerous to public peace, and breaching a court order. The offences allegedly occurred Wednesday at a home on Church Road in Bras d’Or. Cape Breton Regional Police received a report of a man approaching the home with a weapon and uttering threats. Police say the accused and the alleged victims are known to each other and the incident is not considered to be random.