Police investigate shooting in Head of Chezzetcook

January 17, 2019, Head of Chezzetcook, Nova Scotia . . . A 43-year-old man was transported to hospital via LifeFlight yesterday with life-threatening injuries after three men entered his home and shot him in the stomach. The incident occurred near 3:45 p.m. at a home on Mary Etta Dr. Police have been advised today that the victim is expected to survive.

Three men wearing masks entered the victim’s home and shot him. The victim does not know the identity of the suspects. The suspects left the home on foot and may have left the area in a vehicle.  A police dog was called to the area to assist with tracking the suspects, but was unable to locate them.  Police continue to canvass the area to determine the circumstances of this incident. Police do not believe this was a random act.

The investigation is being led by the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division with assistance of the RCMP Forensic Identification Section.

Investigators are asking anyone with information on this shooting to call Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.  Police File # 19-8809 refers.

Police continue to investigate murder of Michael Peverill

Saturday will mark the 20th anniversary of the murder of Michael Joseph Peverill and the Special Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division is asking for the public’s assistance in providing information in relation to his death.

On January 19, 1999, at approximately 3:20 p.m., police responded to a report of an injured man at 88 Queen Street in Dartmouth. Responding officers found Michael laying on the bedroom floor, having suffered a fatal gunshot wound.

The investigation revealed that Michael was last seen entering his apartment at 2 p.m. that day. Michael had moved into this apartment complex one week before his death but knew and frequently visited the previous tenant.

Investigators believe there are people who have information in relation to Michael’s death, and hope that the passage of time may encourage someone to do the right thing and come forward with what they know. It’s never too late and no piece of information is too small; it could be just what is needed to advance the investigation.

Anyone with information about Michael’s murder is asked to contact police at 902.490.5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or using the P3 Tips App

This case is part of the Nova Scotia Department of Justice Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program. This program offers a cash reward of up to $150,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of person(s) responsible for this and other major unsolved crimes

Break Enter & Theft, Forties, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia .

On November 15, 2018, a break and enter was reported to Lunenburg District RCMP. The complainant told police he isn’t often away from his home, but while he was out between 10:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. that day, someone broke into his home and garage and took several valuable items.

The suspects appear to have entered the home by prying open a bedroom window. They appear to have searched the entire home and took several collectibles including a signed baseball, card collections, comic book collections, and paintings. Also missing is a Nikon digital camera and a laptop. A sleep apnea machine was also stolen. The suspects left a small dog that was inside the home, out in the cold. The dog was not harmed.

The suspects also entered the victim’s garage and took several tools and two ATVs – one 2009 black Can-am Outlander with Nova Scotia licence plate FB 281 and one 2014 green Yamaha Grizzly with Nova Scotia licence plate HD786. The victim is missing several plastic lobster boxes which are believed to have been used to transport the stolen items from the home. The victim’s German Shepherd was left in the garage by the suspects and was also not harmed.

Neighbours saw lights on in the victim’s home around 3:15 p.m., then at 4:15 p.m. they saw the two ATVs being driven off the property by two riders wearing helmets and camouflage gear.

Anyone who has information about this incident is asked to contact Lunenburg District RCMP at 902-275-3583. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File # 20181707639

Police Investigate Robbery Halifax

At 12:56 a.m., 17 January, Halifax Regional Police responded to a robbery that had just occurred at the Ultramar gas station 2816 Gottingen Street, Halifax.  Staff reported a male wearing a mask entered the store demanding cigarettes.  The suspect left on foot with an undisclosed amount of cigarettes in an unknown direction of travel.  No one was injured, no weapons were observed.  Patrol officers searched the area, but have not located the suspect.  The suspect is described as: White male, 50’s, 5’8”, thin build, brown hair, blue eyes, beard brown and gray. Wearing: Black mask, green jacket, black sweat pants.

Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to call police at 902-490-5020.  Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.

Police seeking public’s assistance in hit and run at Jubilee and Oxford Street in Halifax

Police seeking public’s assistance in hit and run

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit and run collision that occurred yesterday in Halifax.

Police responded to a report of a pedestrian/motor vehicle collision that occurred at approximately 8:30 p.m. at the corner of Jubilee Road and Oxford Street in Halifax. A vehicle turning right onto the east bound lane of Oxford Street struck a 20-year-old male pedestrian who was attempting to cross Jubilee Road in a marked crosswalk. There were no reported injuries. The driver of the vehicle stopped briefly, and then left the area, headed east on Oxford Street.

The vehicle is described as an older model black SUV with a Nova Scotia license plate. The female driver was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

Police are asking the driver of the SUV, or anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the collision, to contact police.

Anyone who has information on this incident or the identity of the driver is asked to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App. Police file 19-7755 refers

Recognize these people? Thefts from three businesses within an hour

Recognize these people? Thefts from three businesses within an hour

January 16, 2019, Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia… Halifax District is investigating a string of recent thefts that occurred within an hour of each other in the Hammonds Plains and Tantallon areas.

At approximately 1 p.m. on January 13, a man entered a business in Hammonds Plains with a blue cooler bag and was seen placing items in the bag. When confronted by security, he returned some of the items but left with unpaid items. Shortly after, the suspect went into a nearby pharmacy and stole four decorative rings. He then entered a business in Tantallon with a second suspect and placed a pair of orange Timberland sneakers in a cooler bag before leaving. It was later determined that two pairs of dark colored Nike sneakers (size 11 and 10.5) were also stolen. The suspects were seen leaving the Tantallon business in an older model Chrysler Intrepid, red/maroon in color.

One of the suspects was wearing a black, beige and white winter coat, blue jeans, black and white sneakers and a black hat. The second suspect was wearing a ball cap, a blue and black jacket and jeans.

Anyone with information about these crimes is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at (902) 490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

The investigations are ongoing.

File #’s 19-6393, 19-6436 and 19-6435

Police look for grey Kia that struck pedestrian then fled

Police Investigate Car Pedestrian MVA

On January 15th, 2019 at 1:55p.m., Halifax Regional Police responded to the intersection of Sackville St. and Queen St. in Halifax regarding an adult male who had been struck by a car.  The adult male who was not seriously injured had been crossing Queen St. was struck by a grey Kia that fled the area.  The Kia was last seen South bound on Queen St..  The Kia driver was described as a male with dark hair.

Police are asking anyone with information about these incidents to call police at 902-490-5020.  Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app. Police file 19-7517 refers.

Police investigating hammer thrown at house window

January 15, 2019, Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia…Halifax District RCMP is investigating an incident that occurred January 13 on Thomas St. in Cole Harbour.

Just after 10 p.m., a homeowner heard the sound of a car door shut. When he got up to look outside, he saw a male wearing a hood throw a hammer through his bedroom window. The suspect then fled off in a dark 4-door hatchback vehicle.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File # 19-6590

Police investigate robbery

Halifax Regional Police is investigating a street level robbery that occurred last night January 14 in Halifax.

At 6:40 pm members responded to the Spring Garden Road McDonalds to a report of a street level robbery.  A 40 year old female reported having a verbal dispute with 4-5 youths while inside the McDonalds restaurant.

Once outside the restaurant, the victim reports being assaulted by at least 3 of the female suspects.  The victim reports being spit on and punched and falling to the ground.

The suspects stole personal items from the victims purse.

The victim was uninjured and did not seek medical attention.

The suspects were observed fleeing westbound on Spring Garden Road towards South Park Street.

The three female suspects are described as follows:

1) White female under 18 years of age, approximately 5’2” in height, average build, facial piercing, wearing a black coat with a hood.

2) Black female under18 years of age, approximately 5’6” in height heavy set.

3) Black female, lighter complexion, approximately 5’1” in height, smaller build, wearing a red coat.

This incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of the suspects is asked to call police at 902-490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.

Missing Person: Help the RCMP find Terri Wilcox

January 11, 2019, Colchester County, Nova Scotia . . . Colchester District RCMP is asking for the public to assist in locating 31-year-old Terri Lee Wilcox. Wilcox was last seen on January 9 at 6 p.m. when she was dropped off in Truro by a friend. Wilcox lives in Alberta and was visiting the area, staying in Debert.
Terri Wilcox is described as white, 5-foot-5 and 120 pounds, with long brown hair and brown eyes. She was wearing a pink sweater, black boots, a light brown leather coat, and black yoga pants with pink and white trim.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Terri Wilcox is asked to contact Colchester District RCMP at 902-893-6820. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.
File # 201945666