RCMP arrest male for weapons possession

Posted on December 13, 2018

RCMP arrest male for weapons possession

Antigonish, Nova Scotia, December 13, 2018 . . . RCMP in Antigonish District have arrested a male for weapons possession after a fight at a bar. Upon arrest, the male was found to be carrying 2 knives on his person.

On December 12th, 2018 at 2:43 p.m., Antigonish District RCMP responded to a report of a fight in progress at a pub on College St. Several RCMP officers went to the scene and arrested several individuals. After a detailed investigation, a 21-year-old Antigonish County male was arrested for:

– Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose;
– Assault;
– Causing a Disturbance;
– Carrying a Concealed Weapon; and
– Breach of Probation

The male was held in custody overnight and appeared in Antigonish Provincial Court on December 13th, 2018. The investigation is ongoing.

File # 20181837647

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Sgt. W. MCBEATH
Antigonish District RCMP
Office: 902-863-6500