Police Investigate Kempt Road Halifax Shooting

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Police are investigating a shooting that occurred on June 23,2020 in Halifax.

At approximately 2:50 p.m. police responded to report of a shooting in the parking lot of a restaurant at 3461 Kempt Road.  Shots were fired between two vehicles both vehicles then fled the area. It is unknown at this time if anyone was injured.

Police stopped one of the vehicles believed to have been involved in the incident and arrested a suspect. The investigation  into the earlier shooting is ongoing. We believe the suspects are known to one another and believe it to be a targeted incident. The male arrested earlier is still in custody and our Integrated General Investigative Section are continuing to work on the file.

Anyone with information about this incident 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 by using the P3 Tips app. Police file: 20-71008 refers.