Fort Providence man accused of shooting girl with pellet gun

A Fort Providence man accused of shooting a young girl with a pellet gun as she played at a community playground made a brief video appearance in a Yellowknife court Wednesday. Logan Causa, 18, faces a total of 10 charges, including pointing a firearm and causing bodily harm by criminal negligence, after he was arrested...
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Brendan Burke
As the Yellowknifer’s crime reporter, it’s my job to keep readers up to speed on all-things “cops and courts” related. From house fires and homicides to courtroom clashes, it’s my responsibility to be there - day or night, rain or shine. When I’m not at court gathering stories, I’m in the office, making calls to lawyers, emailing RCMP and tracking down sources. After hours, I rely on the public to let me know what’s happening and where. Entering my second winter in Yellowknife since leaving my hometown of Peterborough, Ont., in October 2017, everyday on this beat continues to be challenging, rewarding and fulfilling. Got a story? Call me at (867) 766-8288 or shoot me an email at