Base Gagetown soldier fined

A soldier who pleaded guilty to disgraceful conduct toward a female soldier was fined $3,000 this week and given a severe reprimand at a standing court martial at Base Gagetown.

Second Lt. Antoine Brunelle pleaded guilty to a charge of disgraceful conduct under Section 93 of the National Defence Act. It related to an incident at Base Gagetown in November 2014.

A charge of sexual assault under Section 130 of the National Defence Act was withdrawn by the prosecution.