Court Hearing Delayed For Yarmouth Man Facing 34 Charges

Posted on Friday, May 19, 2017 11:21 AM

A Yarmouth County man had his show-cause hearing in Yarmouth Provincial Court adjourned until June 5th.

41 year old David Lloyd Gordon Benjamin was scheduled to appear yesterday.

Benjamin will remain in custody.

He was arrested on May 12th after police closed the Tinkham Road for several hours.

Benjamin is facing 34 charges, mostly weapons offences.

He is also facing counts related to assault, sexual assault, unlawful confinement and possession for the purpose of trafficking.

Court documents say most of the alleged offences were committed on or about May 12 near Brooklyn, Yarmouth County.