Waiting to have a lawyer assigned
Benny Roberts waits for the start of his appearance in provincial court in Corner Brook on Tuesday morning. Roberts is facing three counts of assault with a weapon and one count of being unlawfully in a dwelling house. Roberts is accused of assaulting a woman with a broom, a prying tool and a pair of scissors earlier this month. During Tuesday’s appearance the court was informed that Roberts should have a legal aid lawyer assigned with the next few days and his matter was set to July 25 at 1:30 p.m.