(Quebec) Stephane Bedard, 38, appeared briefly at the Québec courthouse Monday afternoon. He who barricaded himself for nearly 10 hours in his apartment in Vanier area on Saturday, faces charges of assault with a weapon, mischief and breach of probation.
Saturday at 14h, he allegedly assaulted a woman with a knife before shutting himself in his apartment of 209 Avenue du Pont-Scott, with his wife. Just before, there would have been disputes in the housing, so that the neighbors complained to disorder. Bédard lengthy criminal records, including records as far back as in 1995. He was sentenced to 28 months in prison for a break occurred in 2013. Released from detention in the last year it was spent watching court July 8 for a robbery case. He had been released on several conditions. In the present case, which forced a massive police deployment, it is still owned and must return before a judge today to its investigation of release. His wife, who was with him was also barricaded Saturday was not charged.