North Kentville man arrested for alleged firearm offences

Published on August 26, 2014

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The Kings District RCMP has arrested a North Kentville man for alleged firearm offences.

Police responded to a firearm complaint in North Kentville on Aug. 25 at around 12:15 p.m. A vehicle was reported to have driven by a residence on Scott Drive and an occupant of the vehicle reportedly pointed a gun at a resident who was outside on the property.

Police stopped the vehicle and arrested the occupants. An air pellet handgun was seized from the vehicle.

A 20-year-old North Kentville man, Tristan Bigelow, is facing charges of pointing a firearm, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, possession of a firearm in a motor vehicle and breech of probation. Bigelow was held to appear in Kentville provincial court on Aug. 26.