Nicotine makes first court appearance on multiple weapons charges

The individual arrested following a collision in North Battleford on Nov. 1 has made his first court appearance.

Kane Nicotine appeared in North Battleford provincial court Tuesday, Nov. 12, before Judge Murray Pelletier by CCTV. Nicotine was arrested Nov. 1 in connection to a shooting incident in Battleford earlier that day, and had been in custody but was unable to attend court up to now for medical reasons.

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His charges were read out for the first time in court Tuesday morning. The charges include two counts of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing bodily harm, possession of stolen property, operating a motor vehicle knowing it contained a firearm, two counts of possessing a weapon while prohibited, two counts of possession of a prohibited weapon, one count possession of weapon dangerous to public peace, two counts mischief under $5000, possession of a firearm without a license, possessing a firearm while prohibited, and flight from police.

Nicotine is remanded in custody until Nov. 18 at 9:30 a.m. for a scheduled bail hearing.

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