Craig Skin and Jordan Skin face charges of breaking and entering, uttering threats and assault. (Lakes District News file photo)

October court date for pair accused of Southside assault

The next court appearance for two local men charged with involvement in a violent incident on the Southside has been set for October.

Craig Skin and Jordan Skin, who are charged with breaking and entering, uttering threats and assault appeared in the Burns Lake Provincial Court on Aug. 29 and are next due to appear on Oct. 4, as BC Prosecution Service spokesperson Dan McLaughlin told Lakes District News.

Jordan appeared in court on Sept. 10 for an application to change the terms of his bail conditions.

The pair allegedly tried to enter a house at the 7000 block of Campbell Road on the Skin Tyee First Nation on Aug. 11.

After they left the scene police eventually located them and arrested them.

The identity of the person assaulted had not yet been disclosed because the investigation was ongoing, as RCMP Cpl. Greg Willcocks told Lakes District News.


Blair McBride
Multimedia reporter
Send Blair an email
Like Lakes District News on Facebook

Just Posted

Royals fall short to Lakers in five-set nailbiter

After winning the first two sets, the Royals dropped the last three 25-22, 25-20 and 15-13

Pipeline camp workers to buy locally, TC Energy says

As preparations for TC Energy’s Coastal GasLink (CGL) pipeline project pick up… Continue reading

Village eyes new mass communication system

A new mass communication system might provide emergency information more easily for… Continue reading

Chamber to get electronic locks

The Burns Lake and District Chamber of Commerce building will soon get… Continue reading

Training on a virtual road

Brent Boogaart drives a plow truck simulator inside a trailer at Lakes… Continue reading

B.C. politicians view supermodel’s transition journey on Transgender Day

Liberal MLA Jane Thornthwaite and New Democrat MLA Spencer Chandra Herbert appear in the documentary

John Mann, singer and songwriter of group Spirit of the West dead at 57

Mann died peacefully in Vancouver on Wednesday from early onset Alzheimer’s

VIDEO: B.C. high school’s turf closed indefinitely as plastic blades pollute waterway

Greater Victoria resident stumbles on plastic contamination from Oak Bay High

B.C. mayor urges premier to tweak road speeds in an ‘epidemic of road crash fatalities’

Haynes cites ICBC and provincial documents in letter to John Horgan

South Cariboo Driver hits four cows due to fog

The RCMP’s investigation is ongoing

B.C. won’t appeal decision protecting ICBC court experts

Change to evidence rules next to save money, David Eby says

1898 Yukon gold rush photo featuring Greta Thunberg look-alike sends internet into tailspin

Jokes erupted this week after a 120-year-old photo taken by Eric A. Hegg surfaced from archives

BC Ferries’ two new hybrid vessels set sail for B.C. from Romania

Two Island Class ferries to be in use by 2020

Distracted driving tickets not for ICBC revenue, B.C. minister says

Minister Mike Farnworth calls SenseBC analysis ‘nonsense’

Most Read