Police investigate robbery.

On November 11th, 2020, at approximately 8:48 am, Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a robbery in progress at the Shell Service Station, 1748 Bedford Highway, Bedford.

Staff member at this location reported a white male, wearing a dark blue hoody, black track pants, black sneakers with white socks, hat over his eyes and a black mask, demanded money, fled on foot, heading towards the Bedford Place Mall. No weapon seen. No injuries.

Multiple officers responded to scene. Search of immediate area was completed, however suspect was not located.

Anyone with information about the suspect’s identity 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 by using the P3 Tips app.

Case #20-133106

Help RCMP solve break, enter and theft

November 10, 2020, Head of Jeddore, Nova Scotia… Halifax District RCMP is asking for the public’s help to solve a break, enter and theft that occurred in Head of Jeddore.

November 2, at approximately 3:30 a.m. Halifax District RCMP responded to a break and enter in progress at a business on Hwy. 7.   Police arrived on scene and observed damage to the front door. Merchandise was located on the floor and a red basket filled with packages of cigarettes was left behind by the suspects.

A review of the surveillance video showed three individuals inside the business during the break in. The suspects left the business with a quantity of tobacco products, phone chargers and chocolate bars. Police believe the suspects left the area in a dark colored car with white rims.

Two suspects are believed to be men and the third may be a woman. One man is described as having hair shaved on both sides of his head and wearing a grey hoodie. The other man was wearing a bandana over his head and was wearing a dark jacket with a white stripe across the chest and back. The woman is described as short with black hair and wearing a dark hoodie with a white circle design.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Muquodoboit Harbour RCMP at 902-889-3300. 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 # 20-129370

 

Police investigating suspicious fire

Halifax Regional Police is investigating a suspicious fire that occurred last night in Halifax.

At approximately 11:30 p.m. police and Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency responded to a fire at a vacant building in the 1100 block of Wellington Street in Halifax. The fire was quickly extinguished by Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency and no one was injured as a result of the fire.

Fire investigators have deemed the fire to be suspicious. The investigation is in the preliminary stages and investigators in the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are asking anyone with information about this incident to call 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.

Case #20-132554

Police investigate weapons complaint

Police are investigating a weapons complaint at a business in Halifax that occurred earlier this afternoon.

At approximately 3:05 p.m. police received a report of a man who had sprayed several people with a sensory iterant at the Shoppers Drug Mart on Quinpool Road in Halifax. EHS treated a number of people at the scene for non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect is described as a white man with long brown hair. At the time of the incident he was wearing a bright blue and orange windbreaker.

The incident remains under investigation and police are asking anyone with information about this incident or video from the area is asked to call 902-490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.

Case #20-132858

Help RCMP locate theft suspect

November 10, 2020, New Minas, Nova Scotia . . . On November 6, Kings District RCMP was called to a grocery store in New Minas to investigate a theft of personal items that were left in a shopping cart in the parking lot. Police attended and determined that a black travel bag had been removed from a shopping cart. The bag contained money and a foreign passport and driver’s license.

Police identified a suspect through the store’s video surveillance. A woman with longer length brown hair wearing a white jacket, plaid shirt, black mask and black leggings was observed removing the travel bag from the victims shopping cart at approximately 8:45 p.m. The woman then drove away in a white compact sized vehicle.

Anyone with information with regard to this theft is asked to contact Kings District RCMP at 902-679-5555 or 1-800-803-RCMP (7267). 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 number: 20201641234

Police investigate a suspicious vehicle fire.

Patrol Investigators are currently investigating a suspicious vehicle fire that occurred just before midnight.

At 11:41 p.m. on November 8th, 2020, officers responded to a report of car exploding and on fire in the 0-100 block of Lynette Road, Halifax. When police arrived, the vehilce was fully engulfed.

Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency responded as well and have extinguished the fire. There were no reported injuries or further damage to other property. The vehicle was unoccupied at the time of the fire.

Elements noted on scene led police to believe the fire is suspicious. The investigation is in it’s initial stages and ongoing.

Investigators are asking anyone with information about this incident 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.

 

Case # 20-132095

RCMP investigates boat fire in Meteghan River 

November 6, 2020, Meteghan River, Nova Scotia…   At 4:17 a.m. this morning, members of Meteghan RCMP responded to a boat fire on Hwy 1 in Meteghan River. The boat named “The One” is a recreational boat and was on dry dock. The boat was not occupied at the time and no one was injured. The damage was extensive.

The fire is considered suspicious. The RCMP is investigating the cause of the fire.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Meteghan RCMP at 902-645-2346. 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 # 20201636805

Police seek assistance with injured person investigation

Halifax Regional Police is seeking the public’s assistance in gathering information in relation to an injured person investigation.

On October 21 at approximately 5:50 p.m. officers responded to a report of a person who had been found injured on Hartlen Street in Dartmouth. He was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries that were consistent with an assault.

Investigators are seeking witnesses to the incident as well as information on the victim’s activities and/or whereabouts between October 20 and 21.

We are not releasing a photo of the victim out of respect for his privacy. The victim is a 49-year-old man and is described as white, 5’8”, 120 lbs. with a slim build and brown hair. On the day of the incident he was wearing a black nylon jacket, a green and white striped shirt, jeans, black dress shoes and a brown fedora hat. He is known to frequent the Main Street/Tacoma Drive area of Dartmouth and usually wears blue sneakers and a black or blue Nike baseball hat.

Investigators are asking anyone with information about this incident or video from the area to call police at 902-490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.

20-124526

Police investigating suspicious circumstances

Halifax Regional Police is investigating a report of suspicious circumstances that occurred in Clayton Park yesterday.

Police received a report that at approximately 12:30 p.m. a man approached a girl who was on a walking path near Woodward Avenue and Clayton Park Drive. The man tried to get the girl to go to his vehicle with him and then grabbed her by the arm when she tried to walk away. The girl was able to flee the area and tell a trusted adult what had happened.

The suspect is described as a man approximately 30-40 years old, 5’10” with a dark complexion and stocky build. At the time he was wearing a long black coat with the hood up over his head, large black sunglasses, a black non-medical mask, black sweat pants and black sneakers.

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

20-130712

Police investigate bank robbery. ( SOLVED)

(SOLVED )

Patrol investigators & investigators of the General Investigation Section are investigating a bank robbery that occurred in Halifax this afternoon.

Just after 3pm., a man entered the TD Bank located at 5495 Spring Garden Road Halifax. The man stated he had a weapon, (although none was seen) and demanded cash. The man attempted to flee the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash when an enclosed dye pack discharged causing him to drop the money before fleeing. 

He was last seen traveling on Spring Garden Road. The matter is still in the early stages of investigation.

The suspect is described as a male having a “tanned complexion”, 6 feet tall and wearing a black toque.

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#20-131199