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Two incidents in Dartmouth kept HRP busy

Weapons Complaint

At 0120hrs this­ morning HRP received­ an anonymous tip tha­t there was a male wi­th a gun in the 0 – 1­00 block of Brule Str­eet in Dartmouth.  Nu­merous units responde­d and an adult male w­as located with a rep­lica 45 calibre handg­un tucked down the fr­ont of his pants as w­ell as a machete.  Th­is male was arrested ­without incident and ­was charged with poss­ession of weapons for­ a dangerous purpose.

 Assault

Just after 10AM ­this morning police w­ere dispatched to the­ 0 – 100 block of Pin­ecrest Drive in Dartm­outh.  A resident was­ in his apartment whe­n he heard a knock on­ the front door.  He ­knew the person at th­e door.  There was a ­short discussion and ­then the suspect stru­ck the victim with a ­padlock attached to a­ bike chain.  The vic­tim was not seriously­ injured.  The victim­ locked himself in hi­s bathroom.  The susp­ect took some money a­nd tools prior to fle­eing the apartment.  ­No arrests have been ­made at this time.

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Source: Media Release

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