CISC - Criminal Intelligence Service Canada

02/07/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/07/2019 13:27

Police request assistance to identify suspect after shots fired in Cole Harbour

The General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division is requesting public assistance to identify a suspect after shots were fired in Cole Harbour yesterday.

At approximately 5 p.m., Halifax District RCMP responded to calls regarding gunshots in Cole Harbour. The investigation revealed that two vehicles were seen travelling at a high rate of speed on Circassion Dr. One vehicle, described as gold, beige or brown car with tinted windows, had a suspect in the passenger's seat. The suspect, who is described as a Black male with a light complexion was seen firing a rifle at a white or silver 4-door car. A description of the driver is not available.

No injuries or property damage have been reported in relation to this incident. The investigation is ongoing and the RCMP Forensic Identification Section is assisting.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division at 902-490-5020. should you wish to remain 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.

File # 19-19178