Man going to trial on threats, assault charges

Published on June 23, 2014

PICTOU – A 23-year-old Loch Broom man has pleaded not guilty to uttering threats and two counts of assault.

Darius Tremaine Blinkhorn will have his trial heard in Pictou Provincial Court on Dec. 16 and Dec. 18 on three charges of uttering death threats through text messages and an assault causing bodily harm charge, both from March. The trial will also hear evidence on an assault charge that allegedly took place between October and December 2013.