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Cocaine seized by Pictou RCMP

CENTRAL WEST RIVER – A quantity of cocaine was seized from a PEI man here on Monday. On September 17, Pictou District RCMP received a complaint of a suspicious man at a store in Central West River. Police attended the location and the investigation resulted in a 33-year-old man from Charlottetown, PEI being arrested for an […]

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Drugs seized in search warrant

STELLARTON – Drugs were seized and two people were arrested on Wednesday following the execution of a search warrant. The Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Unit executed a search warrant at a residence on Stellar Street at approximately 6:30 p.m. that day; they were assisted  by the Stellarton Police Service and the New Glasgow Regional […]

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Pictou District RCMP refers matter to SiRT

RIVER JOHN – An investigation into a fatal collision has been referred by the RCMP to the Nova Scotia Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT). SiRT assumed the investigation on December 17. The collision occurred in the early evening hours on December 16, 2017 on West Branch Road (also known as River John Station Road). Two vehicles […]

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Stellarton man arrested after search warrant executed

STELLARTON – A 36-year-old man from Stellarton was arrested Wednesday after police executed a search warrant. At approximately 10 a.m. on November 22, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the Stellarton Police Service, executed a search warrant at a residence on Pleasant Street. As a result, police seized a […]

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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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Impaired driver arrested driving the wrong way on the highway

ALMA – At approximately 8:40 p.m. on October 31, RCMP received a complaint of a red truck driving westbound in the eastbound lane on Highway 4. Police located the truck on Highway 104 and following a brief pursuit, stopped the truck. The 70-year-old male driver from Alma was arrested without incident and is facing charges of […]

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