Drugs seized in New Glasgow

Enough drugs were seized from a New Glasgow residence to charge a man with trafficking. On Sunday, Jan. 7 at approximately 12:30 a.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the New Glasgow Regional Police, seized a quantity of cocaine and methamphetamine on Stewart Street. Subsequently, police arrested a 56...

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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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Stellarton man charged following break and enter

HALIBURTON – A Stellarton man has been charged following a break and enter in to a vacant home. Just prior to 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, August 1, Pictou County District RCMP responded to a break and enter in to a home on Highway 6 in Haliburton. Upon arrival, a 50-year-old man was arrested without incident,...

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RCMP searches home, seizes prescription pills and marijuana

Frankville, Antigonish County – Quantities of marijuana and prescription pills were seized from a home on March 9 after the RCMP Street Crime Enforcement Unit (SCEU) of Antigonish/Guysborough County searched a home in Frankville. The same home was searched Wednesday by RCMP, and quantities of marijuana and prescription pills were seized at that time as...

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Marijuana, tobacco seized from Pictou residence

PICTOU – A quantity of marijuana and illegal tobacco was seized Tuesday, March 7, from a local residence. At approximately 4 p.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the Pictou District RCMP, executed a search warrant at a residence on Haliburton Road, where the drugs and tobacco were found....

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Pictou man charged with luring a child

New Glasgow Regional Police have charged a 21-year-old Pictou man with luring a child and invitation to sexual touching. The arrest was made on Monday at approximately 11 a.m.  by New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit. Police seized cell phones in relation to the investigation. He faces charges of luring a child and invitation...

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Pictou RCMP arrest man in connection with breakins

PICTOU – A young man has been charged in connection with breakins. On August 24, 19-year-old Brandon Michael Loverro of Pictou was arrested without incident and charged with possession of property obtained by crime, theft under $5,000 and breach of recognizance. Loverro appeared in Pictou Provincial Court Thursday and was released on a recognizance. His...

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