March 21, 2011, Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM)….Members of the Halifax District RCMP/HRP General Investigative Section are investigating a shooting that happened in North Preston, NS.
On March 21, 2011 at approximately 3:00 a.m., Halifax Regional Police stopped a vehicle on Main Street in Dartmouth near Guysbourough Ave. Inside the vehicle was a male suffering from two gunshot wounds. EHS was called and the male was rushed to the QE2 Hospital in Halifax with serious injuries. The hospital was immediately put into "Lockdown Mode" on his arrival.
Police are asking anyone with information about this or any other incident to come forward. People are asked to contact any RCMP office, Halifax Regional Police, or Crime Stoppers anonymously anytime at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca . Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award from $50 – $2000.