Man sentenced to three years in prison for rash of thefts, arson, and drug offences

Shediac, New Brunswick – A 45-year-old man from Shediac, N.B., has been sentenced to three years in prison in connection with a rash of thefts in the community.

Jason Goguen was previously charged with the following offences, in connection with nine incidents that occurred between June 23 and August 25, 2020. He pleaded guilty to the charges on November 27.

File Photo – Arrested

arson – disregard for human life

arson – damage to property

possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking

possession of methamphetamine

possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose

trafficking in property obtained by crime under $5,000

possession of property obtained by crime for the purpose of trafficking under $5,000

theft over $5,000

mischief under $5,000 (two counts)

failure to attend court

On January 8, 2021, Jason Goguen appeared in Moncton Provincial Court and was sentenced to three years to be served in prison.

The RCMP would like to thank the public for their assistance and is reminding the public to contact the Shediac RCMP if you witness any suspicious activity in your neighbourhood, day or night.

Shediac RCMP

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