Multi-Agency response results in rescue of woman in medical distress

ANTIGONISH – Co-operation between multiple agencies in Antigonish County has resulted in the successful rescue of a woman in distress. On August 17 at 5:19 p.m., Antigonish District RCMP received a report of a woman in medical distress near Aulds Cove. Further investigation revealed that the woman had been kayaking, and could be located on an island off the […]

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RCMP police dog sniffs out suspect in thefts

ANTIGONISH – An 18-year-old Antigonish man is facing multiple charges after being apprehended by an RCMP Police Dog in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. On August 16, 2018 at approximately 6:00 p.m., Antigonish District RCMP received reports of a man who fled on foot following two separate thefts at the Antigonish mall. RCMP officers responded with assistance from RCMP Police Dog Services (PDS). A member of PDS […]

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RCMP investigates threats towards school

MONASTERY – Antigonish District RCMP is investigating after it was shared on social media that individual(s) were heard making verbal threats towards the East Antigonish Education Centre/Academy in Monastery. As a result of the threats and after consultation with the RCMP, the Strait Regional School Board closed the school today as RCMP continue their investigation. Antigonish District RCMP is asking […]

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Sex assault charge being investigated

ANTIGONISH – Antigonish District RCMP is investigating an allegation of sexual assault following a complaint made an 18-year-old woman on November 22. The assault occurred on the campus of St. Francis Xavier University during the weekend of November 18/19. RCMP arrested two men on the evening of November 22 in connection with the complaint. During the […]

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Antigonish District RCMP investigating car jacking incident

TRACADIE – Antigonish District RCMP was dispatched earlier today to the scene of a car jacking. At 2:57 a.m., police responded to a call in which the dispatcher heard a woman screaming, and tires squealing. When officers arrived at the scene on Hwy. 4, they located the victims and were told that three men had […]

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RCMP resume search for missing man

MONASTERY – Antigonish District RCMP have resumed their search for 23-year-old Craig Joseph Perry today. Favourable weather and ice flow conditions have allowed for the search to resume after it was suspended on February 20. The search is assisted by Strait Area Ground Search and Rescue, Larry’s River and District Volunteer Fire Department, Pomquet Fire […]

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