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Court Report

Charges laid after police seize drugs and replica guns

Three men were taken into custody with one now facing charges after police seized a number of drugs at a home in Red Deer on July 17.

Red Deer RCMP, along with members of the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT) and police dogs, searched a house and associated truck in the Kentwood neighbourhood. READ

Groping suspect facing more charges

More charges have been laid against a Red Deer man accused of groping a woman while inside a Red Deer supermarket. READ

Crown, defence present closing arguments in mudslide case

Closing arguments wrapped up on Monday in a court case involving a company accused of causing a mudslide on neighbouring property four years ago. READ

Lawyers to make final submissions next week in water diversion trial

Lawyers will make their final submissions on Monday in the trial of a local business accused of creating an illegal water diversion that caused a landslide on a neighbouring farm. READ

Neighbour was worried about damage

A man who lives beside the site of a local business on trial for allegations of an illegal water diversion said he was worried about the potential for damage to his own property. READ

Red Deer man faces seven years in prison for his role in home invasion

A Red Deer man faces seven years in prison for his role in a February 2014 home invasion. READ

Desharnais guilty of sex assault

A Red Deer man faces a jail sentence for fulfilling a violent rape fantasy at the expense of a self-described sex worker who was badly bruised and lost consciousness several times during the ordeal. READ

Ruling expected on admissibility of police evidence at sex assault trial

A judge is expected to rule today on whether certain evidence collected by police investigating an violent sexual assault can be admitted in the accused man’s trial. READ

Local pharmacist accused of tampering with prescriptions

Formal charges have been laid against a former Innisfail pharmacist accused of stealing a massive quantity of painkillers from her employer. READ

One of two ATM thefts turned into dismal failure

After his accomplice pleaded guilty on Monday, a Sylvan Lake man decided he’d rather also plead guilty to a string of property crimes than face a two-week jury trial. READ

Central Alberta couple charged with starving their baby

A west Central Alberta couple has been ordered to stand trial, accused of starving their baby. READ

Charges dropped against Innisfail car dealer

Charges have been withdrawn against an Innisfail car dealer accused of theft. READ

Sylvan Lake duo face drug trial next year

Sylvan Lake residents arrested in a drug raid on June 15 will go to trial next summer. READ

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