Suspicious death in Sackville

Halifax District RCMP Major Crime Unit is investigating a suspicious death that occurred in Middle Sackville.

On July 3, at approximately 9:10 p.m., Halifax District RCMP, fire and EHS responded to a report of a man with life threatening injuries at a home on Sackville Dr. in Middle Sackville. RCMP officers learned that a neighbour was checking on the man when he was found.

The 71-year-old Middle Sackville man was pronounced deceased at the scene. The death is believed to be suspicious.

At this time, there’s no information to suggest that the death was the result of a random act and there’s no risk to the public.

The investigation is being led by the Halifax District RCMP Major Crime Unit and is being assisted by the Nova Scotia Medical Examiner’s Office, RCMP Forensic Identification Services and Halifax District RCMP.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3 Tips App.

Source: Release

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