Court Will Hear Case of Charged Town Clerk


Ellen Butler, the former town clerk of Brent’s Cove, will be heading to trial.

She faces charges of fraud and forgery.

It is alleged that Butler committed fraud over $5,000, forgery, falsification of books and documents and uttering a forged document back in 2017.

Grand Falls-Windsor provincial court has set aside five days for the case.

Proceedings started yesterday and will proceed on April 30, May 3 and May 6.