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Quick response of RCMP results in arrest of male with firearm

PICTOU – Pictou District RCMP arrested a man with a loaded firearm at a business in Pictou this morning. Just prior to 10 a.m., RCMP received a complaint of an assault involving a firearm on Veterans Drive in Pictou. The man fled from the scene where he was observed by RCMP entering a nearby business. […]

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Police investigate home invasion in Pictou

PICTOU – Police are investigating a home invasion that took place Sunday morning at 7:30 a.m. at a residence on High Street. The initial investigation determined that two males entered the residence with a firearm demanding pills and money. The suspects then fled the scene. The RCMP Police Dog Services searched for the suspects but did […]

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Colchester police seize drugs from home in Manganese Mines

Manganese Mines –  A man is facing several charges after members of the Colchester County Integrated Street Crime Unit,  Colchester District RCMP, Truro Police Service, and  an RCMP Police Dog team searched a home on Willy Hoare Road in this Colchester County community yesterday. The search resulted in the seizure of a quantity of suspected cocaine, marijuana, and prescription […]

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