RCMP seeking public assistance in shots fired investigation in North Preston

August 22, 2022, North Preston, Nova Scotia… The RCMP/HRP Guns and Gangs Unit of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division is investigating a report of shots fired in North Preston.

Yesterday, at approximately 8 a.m., Halifax District RCMPresponded to a call regarding shots fired at a house on Willis Ln. in North Preston.

RCMP officers learned that a number of gun shots were heard sometime around 2 a.m. There were no injuries sustained in the incident; however, the house incurred damage consistent with bullet holes.

The investigation is ongoing and being assisted by the RCMP Forensic Identification Section.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police 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 #: 22-102533