Enfield RCMP and the Northeast Nova Major Crimes Unit (MCU) unit have charged a 28-year-old man in relation to an incident that occurred on Saturday September 13th, 2014.
Yesterday afternoon at approximately 12:30 p.m., Enfield RCMP arrested John Chester Lawrence at a residence in Maitland without incident. The accused was taken into custody. He appeared in Shubenacadie Provincial Court this morning and was released from custody. He is facing charges of Criminal Negligence Causing Death in the incident that claimed the life of Arnold Hubley on September 15th, 2014. He is also charged with Failure to Remain at the Scene of an Accident.
The accused will be back in Shubenacadie Provincial Court on November 27th, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. to face these charges. The investigation is continuing.