New court date set for Muscowpetung F.N. man charged in numerous robberies

One of three people ordered to stand trial on charges stemming from several robberies on the Muscowpetung First Nation last year, was back in court on Friday (18th).

26-year-old Jarrett Poitras, of the Muscowpetung First Nation remains in custody, to appear in Regina Court of Queen’s Bench again on October 16th.

His co-accused – 28-year-old Jere Pinacie, of the Muskowpetung First Nation, and 22-year-old Michael Obey, of Regina, are also in custody, though trial dates have not been set.

On March 4th, 2019, RCMP say a convenience store on the reserve was robbed of money and tobacco products, and then on July 23rd, the same store was robbed, and a home on the reserve was broken into.

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