Charges pending following incident in Springhill, Nova Scotia; “carrying a backpack with what appeared to be a weapon inside”

Springhill, Nova Scotia – On July 6 at approximately 12:30 p.m., Springhill RCMP responded to a call of two males walking on Victoria St., and one was carrying a backpack with what appeared to be a weapon inside.

Several RCMP members responded, and both men were located. A 27-year-old man from Amherst is facing charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance and three counts of Breach of Conditions. He is scheduled to appear in Amherst Provincial Court on August 10.

Jail Cell
(File Photo)

The second man was not arrested. The investigation is ongoing.

File # 2020914034

Nova Scotia RCMP

Please help spread the word by "sharing" our reports on your social media accounts.

Drug Reports