West Hants District RCMP has arrested two men after a break-in on Bobbitt Drive West in St. Croix.
On July 18, at approximately 12:55 a.m., West Hants District RCMP responded to a report of a break-in at a property on Bobbitt Drive West in St. Croix. RCMP officers learned that a red pickup truck had parked on the road near a home and the homeowner then heard footsteps on gravel in their backyard, followed by someone rummaging in their shed. RCMP officers had the vehicle towed and RCMP Police Dog Services attended to search the area for the possible suspect(s).
Shortly after 3:15 a.m., two men were located in the woods, both were safely arrested for the break-in. During the arrest, one of the men threatened to harm an RCMP officer. The men were transported to the West Hants District RCMP Detachment and held in cells until morning.
Travis Darrell Seyforth, 34, of Lake Paul, has been charged with Break and Enter with Intent and Uttering Threats. He was remanded into custody and will appear in Windsor Provincial Court later today.
The second man, 20, of Lake Loon, was released on conditions. He will be facing a charge of Break and Enter with Intent and will appear in court at a later date.