Antigonish RCMP arrest Impaired Driver over the weekend

Posted on July 28, 2014

RCMP arrested a 19 year old Antigonish woman early Saturday morning for impaired driving on Church Street. She was taken into custody and escorted to the RCMP detachment to provide samples of breath. She was held in custody overnight and released this morning on charges of impaired driving, driver with a blood alcohol concentration over 80 mgs.

She will appear in Provincial Court on October 8th in Antigonish.

Police also lodged three people in cells for being drunk in public.

B.J.(Brian) Rehill, Sgt
Operations NCO
Antigonish District
(902)-863-6500
(902)-863-5570 fax

Antigonish RCMP Media Release – Arrest of Impaired Drivers

Posted on July 21, 2014

Antigonish RCMP arrest Impaired Drivers over the weekend

RCMP arrested a 51 year old Antigonish man early Saturday morning on Arbor Drive. He was taken into custody and escorted to the RCMP detachment to provide samples of breath. He was held in custody for a bail hearing due to his lengthy record of six (6) previous impaired driving convictions and two (2) for driving while prohibited. He will appear in Provincial Court this morning for a bail hearing.

Police also arrested a 38 year old Sydney man at Riverside Speedway early Sunday morning operating a golf cart when he nearly collided with a marked police car. He was arrested and escorted to the detachment where he provided samples of breath. He was held in custody overnight and released in the morning on charges of impaired driving, driver with a blood alcohol concentration over 80 mgs.

He will appear in court on October 1, 2014.

B.J.(Brian) Rehill, Sgt
Operations NCO
Antigonish District
(902)-863-6500
(902)-863-5570 fax

Antigonish RCMP have a busy weekend

Posted on July 14, 2014

Police responded to (51) calls for service over the weekend throughout the town & county. Police lodged (27) people in custody, many from the Evolve site. Calls such as naked people acting in a violent manner requiring restraint, fights, mischief where cars had windows smashed out as well as subjects arrested for trafficking controlled drugs.

A 22 year old Saint John New Brunswick man is in custody and will appear in Provincial Court this morning on four counts of Possession of Controlled Drugs for Trafficking. Drugs seized were cannabis, Cocaine, MDMA and psilocybin.

Police also have a 36 year old New Glasgow man in custody for Drug possession, possession of a prohibited weapon and breach of a court order.

Both will appear in Provincial Court today.

B.J.(Brian) Rehill, Sgt
Operations NCO
Antigonish District
(902)-863-6500
(902)-863-5570 fax

Antigonish RCMP Media Release

Posted on July 7, 2014

Antigonish RCMP arrest Impaired Driver over the weekend
RCMP arrested a 40 year old Antigonish man early Saturday morning for impaired driving on Church Street. He was taken into custody and escorted to the RCMP detachment to provide samples of breath. He was held in custody overnight and released this morning on charges of impaired driving, driver with a blood alcohol concentration over 80 mgs.

He will appear in court on August 20, 2014.

B.J.(Brian) Rehill, Sgt
Operations NCO
Antigonish District
(902)-863-6500
(902)-863-5570 fax