Antigonish RCMP Media Release – Two males arrested for local graffiti

Posted on August 26, 2014

RCMP arrested two 19 year old Antigonish men early Tuesday morning for mischief relating to a rash of graffiti in the town and county. One male will be charged with Mischief under $5000; the second male will be charged with Mischief under $5000 as well as Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to the Public.

Any persons or businesses who have been victim of, and taken photos of this damage are asked to contact the Antigonish RCMP at 902-863-6500. Police would like copies of these photos as well as victims’ names, addresses, and the cost of the damage to their property.

Both males will appear in Provincial Court on November 5th, 2014 in Antigonish.

Cpl. Shannon FEAR

Antigonish RCMP charge 18 year old male with multiple charges after stolen vehicle located

Posted on August 19, 2014

RCMP arrested an 18 year old man Sunday afternoon after being called to a minor collision in Antigonish. Investigation revealed the vehicle was stolen after a break in to a residence in Antigonish County. The male was also in possession of a weapon obtained by offence and contrary to a Prohibition Order. The male was held in custody overnight and appeared in court on Monday morning where he was ordered to remain in custody.

Charges against the male include: Break and Enter to a Residence; Theft of Motor Vehicle; Possession of a Weapon Contrary to a Prohibition Order; Flight from Police; Theft under $5000 and Possession of a Weapon Obtained by Offence.

He will appear in Provincial Court on September 24, 2014 in Antigonish.

Cpl. Shannon Fear

Antigonish R.C.M.P. Detachment
4 Fairview Street, Antigonish, N.S.
Ph: (902) 863-6500
Fax: (902) 863-5570

shannon.fear@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

Antigonish RCMP investigate two vehicle collision which occurred Saturday morning on Highway 104 in Pomquet

Posted on August 19, 2014

RCMP responded to a two vehicle collision on Highway 104 near Pomquet on Saturday morning. Three occupants from both vehicles were transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Charges are pending against a 64 year old female for failing to yield right to highway traffic.

Cpl. Shannon Fear

Antigonish R.C.M.P. Detachment
4 Fairview Street, Antigonish, N.S.
Ph: (902) 863-6500
Fax: (902) 863-5570

shannon.fear@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

Antigonish RCMP Media Release – Impaired Driver Arrested Friday

Posted on August 11, 2014

Antigonish RCMP arrest Impaired Driver Friday afternoon after Crash

RCMP arrested a 66 year old Frankville man Friday afternoon after he crashed his pickup truck into a pole. He left the scene, however, was arrested a short time later and escorted to the RCMP detachment to provide samples of breath. He was held in custody overnight and released Saturday morning on charges of impaired driving, driving with a blood alcohol concentration over 80 mgs and leaving the scene of an accident.

He will appear in Provincial Court on October 8, 2014 in Antigonish.

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

Antigonish RCMP arrest Impaired Drivers over the weekend

Posted on August 5, 2014

RCMP arrested a 47 year old Antigonish man Saturday afternoon after he left the scene of an accident at a local grocery store parking lot. He was escorted to the RCMP detachment where he provided samples of his breath. He was held in custody and later released on a Promise to Appear in Provincial Court on October 1, 2014. He faces charges of impaired driving, driver with a blood alcohol concentration over 80 mgs and leaving the scene of an accident.

Later Saturday evening police arrested a 36 year old Antigonish County man for impaired driving on Taylor’s Road in Pomquet. He was 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 Provincial Court on September 24, 2014.

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

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