Man who shot himself is going to jail

April 21, 2017

A Moncton man is going to jail for making a false report to police and weapons charges, according to the Times and Transcript.

33 year old Christopher Lee Edgett told police he was the victim of a drive-by shooting when it fact he had dropped the gun and has shot himself.

The defence lawyer said it was a result of his clients stupidity but the judge gave him 8 months in jail saying if you send police on a wild goose chase it’s going to be taken seriously.

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