At 0325 hrs A citizen contacted 911 to report he just found two men breaking into his house in the Fleetview Dr area of Halifax. The citizen was able to tell police certain items were stolen. The suspects fled on foot as Halifax Regional Police units attended the scene. With the assistance of a K-9 unit, police tracked to an address on Brigadier Dr. One of the suspects was arrested outside of this address and items from the break and enter were recovered there. A second male was arrested inside while attempting to hide from police. Police have in custody a 24 year old Middle Sackville man and a 26 year old New Brunswick man. Members of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division along with Halifax Regional Police forensic Identification Section are investigating.
At 0447 hrs Halifax Regional Police assisted Halifax Regional Fire Service at an Auburn Drive address for a fully engulfed shed fire. Police and Fire were alerted to this by a concerned citizen. Halifax Regional Fire Service is investigating the cause of this fire and it is still under investigation .
Source: Media Release