Police are asking a man to contact them after an altercation between his dogs and another dog on a walking trail in Herring Cove.
At approximately 11 a.m. on February 7, a group of people were walking with their dogs on the MacIntosh Run Trail System near Norawarren Drive in Herring Cove. The group encountered a man walking with two dogs. The man’s dogs got into an altercation with one of the dogs that was with the larger group of people. After the dogs were separated the man threatened to kill the dog and threatened and swore at the people in the group, which included several young children. None of the people or dogs were injured as a result of the incident.
The man is described as a white male, average height, average build, approximately 23-years-old. He was wearing a hooded sweater at the time of the incident. One of the dogs is described as a large brown lab/shepherd mix and the other dog is described as a white and gray pit-bull.
Police would like to speak to this man about this incident and are asking the man or anyone who has information about this incident to call 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