36-month sentence for Bathurst man for drug related offences
On Monday August 31, 2020, at the Bathurst Court of Queen's Bench, 45-year-old Denis Chiasson of East-Bathurst was sentenced to 36 months in prison for drug related offences. He was also sentenced to a 10-year firearm prohibition.
On June 29th, Chiasson was arrested following the execution of a search warrant, the result of an investigation into the illegal sale of illicit drugs. On August 19th, he pleaded guilty to the charge of possession for the purpose of trafficking in a controlled substance.