5:59 am - Wednesday, March 21 2018
Home / News / Police arrest man for bomb threat

Police arrest man for bomb threat

Halifax Regional Police currently have a man in custody in relation to a bomb threat in Halifax earlier today.


At 10:23 a.m., police responded to the RBC Royal Bank located at 5855 Spring Garden Road for a bomb threat after the bank received a threatening phone call from an anonymous person. Officers searched the area, however, nothing suspicious was located.


Through the course of the investigation, a suspect was identified through video surveillance. At approximately 1:30 p.m., a 38-year-old Cole Harbour man was located exiting a building in the 2300 block of Gottingen Street and was arrested without incident. He was transported to police headquarters to be questioned in relation to this matter. The investigation is ongoing with respect to possible charges.


Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip atwww.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.



Source: Media Release

About Haligonia Editors

See news happening near you? Tell us. Click here to email our team.


The views and opinions expressed in this content are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of haligonia.ca.

You might also like...

Budget 2018-19: Stronger Services and Supports in Northern Nova Scotia

Communities in northern Nova Scotia will benefit from investments in health care, education, early years, communities and the economy as part of Budget 2018-19.

Budget 2018-19 estimates a surplus of $29.4 million with revenue of $10.81...