Break & Enter, Halifax

Help RCMP solve break, enter and theft

December 3, 2020, Halifax, Nova Scotia… Halifax District RCMP is asking for the public’s help to solve a break, enter and theft that occurred in Halifax.

Between 5 p.m. on December 1 and 8:30 a.m. on December 2, suspect(s) gained access to a construction site trailer on Hobsons Lake Dr. The suspect(s) left with a red Hilti cordless angle grinder with serial number 3490213, a red Hilti cordless circular saw with serial number 3272 and a red Hilti cordless reciprocating saw with serial number 120640.

Anyone with information on 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 # 20-141895

Assault with a Weapon, Dartmouth

Police Investigate an Assault with a Weapon – Dartmouth

At 3:29 p.m., Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a two injured teenage males at the Halifax Transit Terminal on Nantucket Avenue Dartmouth.  Patrol officers located the injured males (both 17 yrs), one male sustained a small puncture wound that is non-life-threatening.  Officers learned that an unknown male attacked one of the teens without warning and then attacked the second male and produced a knife.  The suspect fled on foot prior to police arrival. The two injured males have been transported to the hospital.  The suspect is described as:

Suspect – White Male, 20-25 years, thin build, short brown hair, wearing a green hooded shirt and camouflage pants.

Investigators with Patrol and the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are conducting the investigation, which is on going.

 

Police are asking anyone with information about either 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.

Suspicious Fire, Coldbrook

Help RCMP solve suspicious fire

November 30, 2020, Coldbrook,  Nova Scotia…Kings District RCMP is asking for the public’s help to solve a suspicious fire to a residence on Princess Crescent in Coldbrook.

Sunday morning at approximately 4:18 a.m., police were called to a house fire believed to be suspicious. The residence suffered extensive damage from the fire, however, there were no injuries. In partnership with the Kentville Volunteer Fire Department, RCMP members remain on scene and will be working closely with the Nova Scotia Office of the Fire Marshall to determine the cause of the fire. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the RCMP at 902-679-5555 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 # 20201743450

Assault with a Weapon, Dartmouth

Assault with a weapon

Members of Patrol & the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are investigating an assault with a weapon that occurred early this morning in Dartmouth.

At approximately 7:10 A.M, police responded to a report of a stabbing at a residence in the 0-100 block of Canso Lane.

Investigators located a 29-year-old woman who had been stabbed. The woman was transported to hospital with what are believed to be serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

Police remain on scene in the area. This matter is in the early stages of the investigation and limited details are available at this time. There is no ongoing threat or concern to the public.

 

Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to contact 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.

 

Break & Enter, Theft, Tantallon

RCMP investigates break, enter and theft

November 25, 2020, Upper Tantallon, Nova Scotia… Halifax District RCMP is investigating a break, enter and theft that occurred at a property in Upper Tantallon.

On November 23, suspect(s) broke into a detached garage on a property on Chokecherry Rd. and left with several items including a set of golf clubs, hockey gear, a circular saw, a reciprocating saw and a chop saw.

Anyone with information on 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 20-138522

Homicide, Halifax

Police continue to investigate the murder of Ryan Michael Nehiley

Today marks the second anniversary of the murder of Ryan Michael Nehiley and the Special Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division continues to investigate the case.

At approximately 8:54 p.m. on November 23, 2018 Halifax Regional Police responded to a weapons call in the 0-100 block of Clovis Street in Halifax. Upon arrival, officers found Ryan inside his residence suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Investigators believe that Ryan was shot inside his residence and that more than one person was involved in the offence.

Investigators believe there are people who have information that could help solve Ryan’s murder. They are asking anyone with information, who has not already spoken with police, to do the right thing and come forward with what they know; what may seem like an insignificant detail could be the key to progressing the investigation into Ryan’s murder.

 

Anyone with information 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), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca  or texting a tip using the P3 Tips App.

Ryan’s case is part of the Nova Scotia Department of Justice Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program which offers cash rewards of up to $150,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for specified major unsolved crimes. Callers must contact the Rewards Program at 1-888-710-9090, must provide their name and contact information, and may be called to testify in court. All calls will be recorded. The amount of the award will be based on the investigative value of the information provided.

 

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GO#18- 181510

Assault with a Weapon, Halifax

Assault with a weapon

At approximately 11:25am, police responded to a weapons call at 320 Lacewood Drive in Halifax, which is the Metro Transit bus terminal. Officers attended and it was learned that a men, not known to the victim at this time, sprayed him with a sensory irritant. During the incident a friend of the victim helped him flush his eyes. There was no further injury or injury to anyone else in the area.

The suspect was reported to have fled on foot towards the Canada Games Center where he entered a vehicle described as a Toyota or Nissan before fleeing the area.

The only description of the suspect was that he was a large male wearing black pants and a red hooded sweater.

This matter remains under investigation at this time.

Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to contact 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.

Police investigate bank robbery

Investigators in the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are investigating an bank robbery that occurred in Halifax this evening

At 6:30 P.M. a man entered the Bank of Commerce located at 6429 Quinpool Rd in Halifax. The man demanded cash and indicated he had a weapon, although none was seen. The man obtained cash and fled the bank.

The suspect is described as a white man, approximately 6 feet tall, average build. He was wearing a blue hoodie, track pants and a blue mask carrying a bag.

Investigators are asking anyone who has any information on this incident or the suspect to contact police by calling 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.

GO#20-136632

Help police solve arson

November 19, 2020, Prospect Bay, Nova Scotia…  The RCMP/HRP Integrated General Investigation Section of the Criminal Investigation Division is asking the public’s help to solve an arson.

At approximately 3 a.m. on October 19, Halifax District RCMP responded to an alarm at a business on Prospect Bay Rd. Upon police arrival, the member noticed a fire in the business and was able to extinguish the fire. The business was damaged extensively and no one was inside at the time of the fire.

The investigation in ongoing.

Anyone with information on 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 # 20-123427

Police Continue to Investigate Murder of Terrance Izzard

Tomorrow marks the fourth anniversary of the murder of Terrance Patrick Izzard, and the Special Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division continues to investigate the case.

On November 14, 2016 at approximately 11 p.m., Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of shots fired on Cragg Avenue in Halifax. Responding officers located Terrance suffering from life-threatening injuries. He was transported to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The Medical Examiner later ruled Terrance’s death a homicide.

Investigators believe there are people who have information that could help solve Terrance’s murder. We hope that the passage of time encourages them to do the right thing and share what they know with police. It is never too late to come forward and the smallest piece of information may be just what is needed to progress the investigation into Terrance’s murder.

Anyone with information 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), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca  or texting a tip using the P3 Tips App.

Terrance’s case is part of the Nova Scotia Department of Justice Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program which offers cash rewards of up to $150,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for specified major unsolved crimes. Callers must contact the Rewards Program at 1-888-710-9090, must provide their name and contact information, and may be called to testify in court. All calls will be recorded. The amount of the award will be based on the investigative value of the information provided.

Case #16- 171640