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Jail sentence handed down in 2016 Attempt Murder and Kidnapping Investigation

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DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – On Thursday, January 10, 2019, Brandon MacDonald, 32-years-old, and Robert Clarke, 34-years-old, pleaded guilty to charges in Supreme Court in Dawson Creek in relation to a 2016 investigation.

MacDonald, a resident of Chetwynd entered a guilty plea to the following charges:

  • Attempt Murder with a firearm (Section 239(1) (a.1) CCC)
  • Kidnapping (Section 279(1)(1) CCC)
  • Uttering Threats (Section 264.1(1) CCC)

MacDonald was sentenced to just under 8 years with a lifetime firearm prohibition.

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Clarke, a resident of P.E.I. entered a guilty plea to Aggravated Assault (Sec 268(2) CCC) and was sentenced to 1.5 years in jail with a lifetime firearm prohibition.

Clarke was arrested on February 23, 2017, in Nova Scotia.

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