During a Christmas Day sound clash, Malcom Abbott received a $27,000 fine for firing a gun without a license.
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The incident, near a health board parking lot, prompted police intervention at 5:30 am. Abbott, 34, handed an illegally possessed gun to Adrian Matthew, 39, by a derelict truck.
In court, Abbott’s defense cited intoxication as a factor, claiming he found the gun in a bar bathroom.
The magistrate discharged the ammunition charge for Matthew but fined him $3,500 for brief possession.
Abbott faced fines of $12,000 for gun possession and $15,000 for discharging.
The magistrate emphasized the danger of firing even into the air. Abbott’s family agreed to settle both fines by January 2.
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