Man accused in Westville altercation makes first court appearance

WESTVILLE  – The man accused in the altercation that took place at the White Tail pub has made his first court appearance. Timothy Martin, 43, of Westville appeared in court on  Jan. 17. He was charged with aggravated assault and released on a recognizance to appear again in Pictou Court on Feb. 4 at 9:30...

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Altercation at pub leads to investigation

An altercation at a Westville pub is what led Westville Police to barricade the entrance on Wednesday. At approximately 9:33 p.m. on Jaunary 15,  Westville Police were called to the White Tail Pub & Grill on South Main Street in Westville. An altercation had taken place with a 60-year-old male victim receiving serious injury. The...

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Accused robber in court this morning

Stellarton Police arrested a 36-year-old man in relation to an armed robbery that took place at approx. 7:51 p.m. August 30 at the Medical hall Pharmasave on Foord Street. At the time, a lone male entered the store and produced a firearm. He demanded drugs. The clerk complied with the request and the suspect left...

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Police looking for suspect in armed robbery

Stellarton Police are still looking for the man they believe robbed a local drug store at gunpoint last night. At approximately 7:15 p.m., police say a lone man entered the Medical Hall Pharmasave on Foord Street and produced a firearm. He demanded drugs. The clerk complied with the request and the suspect left the store...

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This is why police need you to report impaired drivers

RCMP in Pictou County were hard at work this past weekend, and were involved with three particular incidents where the drivers had their vehicles towed. In all cases, the reason the vehicles were towed was related to impaired driving. At 1:35 p.m. on Saturday June 2, RCMP stopped a vehicle in Moose River because of...

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Pedestrian-vehicle accident this morning in Stellarton

Stellarton Police are investigating a motor vehicle-pedestrian accident which occurred this morning at approximately 8 a.m. The accident occurred at the intersection of South Foord Street and Fairview Avenue. The pedestrian was injured and taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. No other details were available....

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Police seize marijuana after search of residence

STELLARTON – A quantity of marijuana was seized Tuesday after a residence on Riverbank Street was searched. At approximately 2 p.m. yesterday, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of Stellarton Police Service, executed a search warrant at the residence and seized a quantity of cannabis marijuana. Subsequently, police arrested a...

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Man arrested for B&E in New Glasgow

NEW GLASGOW – A local man has been arrested for break, enter and theft from two New Glasgow businesses. The 41-year-old was charged in connection with a break and enter into Big Al’s Convenience Store and a former clothing store, both located on North Provost Street. In the early hours of October 28 at approximately...

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Police investigating voyeurism in Valley Woods

Stellarton Police are investigating a report of voyeurism that happened in the Valley Woods area on Saturday night. Police say a woman was in her second floor bathroom when she saw a cellphone outside the window. The phone was pointed directly at the woman and attached to a silver pole. Police say the woman did...

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SIRT: Police acted appropriately in New Glasgow Arrest

The province’s independent Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) today released its report regarding the arrest of a man in New Glasgow on March 10, 2016. Early on the morning of March 10, 2016, New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a robbery at the Needs Store on East River Road in New Glasgow. Three men in...

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