Last evening at 7:51 p.m. Sheet Harbour RCMP responded to an altercation on the Ruth Falls Rd. in Sheet Harbour.
The altercation took place outside a home and involved four men who were all known to each other. A firearm was discharged during the incident. No injuries were sustained.
Two of the men involved are facing numerous firearm Criminal Code charges. Both are scheduled to appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court on April 24 at 9:30 a.m.
The investigation is ongoing and is now being led by the Integrated General Investigation Section.
Sheet Harbour RCMP is asking for the public to assist them with information about who may be responsible for these incidents. Anyone with information about this is asked to contact Sheet Harbour RCMP at 902-885-2510. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips atwww.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
Source: Media Release