Yarmouth man arrested for firearm offences

Yarmouth, Nova Scotia – Yarmouth Municipal RCMP have arrested a 36-year-old man following a weapons call in Yarmouth yesterday.

On January 12 at 3:35 p.m., Yarmouth Municipal RCMP members were dispatched to a report of a man with a gun at a business on Starrs Rd. Police responded to the business and located the suspect within minutes nearby. He was taken into custody without incident. A Pellet BB handgun was seized from the waistband of the suspect.

Yarmouth man arrested for firearm offences
(RCMP) Yarmouth man arrested for firearm offences

The man was released from custody and is facing charges of Possession of a Weapon for Dangerous Purpose and Carrying a Concealed Weapon. He is schedule to appear in Yarmouth Provincial Court on March 1.

The investigation is ongoing.

File # 202152197

Halifax District RCMP



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