Regina v. C.R.S. [ March 2017] – Assault with a Weapon

Section 267(a) of the Criminal Code of Canada – Assault with a Weapon

The police received a 911 emergency call wherein the caller claimed that a machete fight was occurring in a backyard.  The police responded and upon arrival, the assailant was nowhere to be found.  C.R.S. was charged with assault with a weapon and uttering threats and a warrant was issued for his arrest.  C.R.S was ultimately arrested and he retained Sean Fagan criminal defence lawyer. Pleas of not guilty were entered and a trial date was set. On the day of trial, Sean Fagan was successful at having all of the charges before the court dismissed.