At approximately 6:00 pm members of the Halifax Regional Police West Quick Response Unit arrested a male in regards to an outstanding assault file in the 0-100 block of Jacobs Lane in Halifax. As a result officers located a seized a quantity of marijuana as well as a loaded firearm. A 29 year old male from Halifax will be appearing in Halifax Provincial Court this date to face numerous weapons and drug charges.
At approximately 11:42 pm members of the Halifax Regional Police Central and East Quick Response units conducted a vehicle stop in the 2400 block of Barrington Street in Halifax. The driver was taken into custody and officers located and seized a loaded firearm. As a result a 16 year old male from Dartmouth will be appearing a Halifax Youth Court this date to face numerous weapons related charges.
Source: Media Release