Halifax Regional Police has confirmed that the two incidents that were reported yesterday are not related.
Police were called shortly after 8:30 a.m. yesterday morning in relation a report of a man carrying what was believed to have been a rifle wrapped in black cloth. While investigating that complaint, a second call was received at 11 a.m. where a man had left a firearm on a Halifax Transit bus. This man was quickly taken into custody and is expected in Halifax Provincial Court later this morning. An unloaded sawed-off shotgun was seized.
Investigators continue to look into the initial incident.
You might also like...
Education, buildings, and shared spaces in Nova Scotia will soon be guided by accessibility standards.
Minister responsible for the Accessibility Act, Mark Furey was joined by the Accessibility Advisory Board and stakeholders today, Sept. 21,...