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Millbrook man charged with assault, uttering threats and firearms offences

MILLBROOK, Pictou County, – Pictou District RCMP have charged a 40-year-old man from Millbrook, following an incident in Pictou County on August 8. At 10:35 p.m. Pictou District RCMP was dispatched to an assault that had occurred at a home on Nelson Road in Millbrook, where a man assaulted a woman, was in possession of...

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Man stabbed in Priestville

PRIESTVILLE – Police are investigating an assault with a weapon that occurred early Saturday morning. At approximately 5:45 a.m., officers from Pictou District RCMP responded to a report of a stabbing at a residence on Priestville Loop, in Priestville. A preliminary investigation has determined that an altercation occurred between two men known to each other...

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Two youth facing charges following altercation at Antigonish school

ANTIGONISH – Two students are facing charges following an altercation at a school here. At 10:46 a.m. today, Antigonish District RCMP responded to a call of an altercation between two youth and another youth at a school in Antigonish. The victim, a male, was assaulted by two other males and the victim sustained minor injuries....

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County man hospitalized following serious assault

MILLSVILLE – A local man remains in hospital following an assault. On Feb. 18 at approximately 2 a.m., a woman came to a home on Irving Young Road asking for help with her vehicle as she was having car trouble. A man came outside to help her, and he was attacked and assaulted by another...

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Man charged with serious assault

LINACY – On January 28, Pictou District RCMP responded to a complaint of a serious assault which occurred inside a home on Merigomish Road in Linacy. A 17-year old male was found inside the home and had sustained serious head and facial injuries. He was taken to hospital by ambulance. The suspect was a 23-year-old...

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Man assaulted with ‘stun gun’

PUGWASH RIVER – A man suffered minor injuries after he was assaulted with a stun gun. At 4:56 p.m. on April 29, a man arrived at a cottage on Pugwash River Road and was met outside by one of the occupants of the cottage. A verbal confrontation ensued, which turned into  a physical confrontation. The...

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Three arrests result from pepper spray assault

ANTIGONISH – Antigonish District RCMP has arrested three males resulting from an assault where pepper spray was used on two victims. The incident occurred on March 24 on Notre Dame Ave., and the investigation has revealed that there was a verbal argument, which escalated into a physical assault, when two male victims were sprayed with pepper...

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County man accused in 2017 robbery found

PICTOU — A 36-year-old county resident was arrested and brought into the custody of Provincial Court on Tuesday morning from Halifax where he was found. Shawn Daniel Bonvie is the accused in a robbery that took place October 12, 2017, at approximately 1 p.m. at a tavern on Stewart Street in New Glasgow where a...

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Police seek info on abduction, assault

New Glasgow Regional Police and Pictou County District RCMP are investigating an abduction and assault and are seeking information from the public.     On Saturday, Jan. 20 at approximately 8:45 p.m., New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a report of an abduction that took place in the Aberdeen Business Centre near the Giant Tiger...

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Two arrested for drug possession

Two New Glasgow residents were charged with drug possession in two separate instances on Tuesday. At approximately 9:30 p.m, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the New Glasgow Regional Police, executed a search warrant at a residence on Skylark Street, New Glasgow, as part of lengthy investigation.  At this...

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