(MISHKEEGOGAMANG FIRST NATION, ON) – Officers with the Mishkeegogamang detachment of the Nishnawbe Aski Police Service responded to a call for service after a 50-inch Samsung Smart TV was smashed by a woman. The woman was also on bail conditions not to contact a certain person, for which it is alleged she did contact.
18-year-old Jaylin Kwandibens was arrested and detained by hardworking NAPS officers regarding the above incident. She was held pending a court appearance this morning which took place video telephone call from the NAPS detachment.
His Worship, Justice of the Peace Bernard Caron was presiding along with Crown Attorney Gordon Fillmore and a duty counsel representative. Kwandibens is criminally charged with:
- Breaching bail conditions (not to contact 1 person).
- Mischief causing damage under $5000 (50-inch smart TV).
The Crown presses hard that Kwandibens is in a reverse-onus situation, meaning that she will have to show the courts why she should be released. Further, the Crown intends to hold her to that onus.
Duty counsel requests that Kwandibens appear in a Sioux Lookout bail court on Monday, for another chance to be released. She is ordered to remain in jail for the time being.