Meteghan man charged for mischief and weapons offences

Meteghan , Nova Scotia – At 6:42 p.m. on June 29, Meteghan RCMP responded to Multiple calls of a man who was shooting at vehicles on Hwy. 1, from his front porch.

The suspect, a 46-year-old man from Meteghan River, was arrested without incident at the home. Police searched the home and seized several additional firearms. The suspect was held in custody overnight and was released on conditions to not be in possession of weapons. He is currently facing six counts of mischief and one count of Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose. He is scheduled to attend Digby Provincial Court on August 24.

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So far, six people have reported they were shot at by the suspect as they drove by his residence. Meteghan RCMP is asking anyone who is a victim to contact them at 902-645-2326.

UPDATE: Eight motorists come forward to report being shot at on Highway 1; Suspect name released

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