On August 28, following a week-long investigation, Annapolis District RCMP arrested a 49-year-old Deep Brook man and conducted a search of a home and property in Deep Brook.
Police seized seven rifles, seven shotguns, one restricted handgun, approximately 4,500 rounds of ammunition, and several prohibited devices. In addition, a large quantity of marijuana was seized.
The RCMP has charged 49-year-old Shawn Keith Harvey of Deep Brook with:
- Production of a Controlled Substance (x 2)
- Trafficking a Controlled Substance
- Possession of a Prohibited/ Restricted Weapon with Ammunition
- Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm (x 3)
Harvey appeared in court yesterday and was released on conditions. He is set to return to Digby Provincial Court on September 28, 2016. The investigation is ongoing.
Source: Media Release