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An RCMP car is parked outside Halifax Provincial Court on April 8, 2024. (Jacob Moore/Acadia Broadcasting)

RCMP arrest Pictou County man wanted for nearly 2 years

By Kevin Northup Jun 7, 2024 | 12:13 PM

A Pictou County man is facing dozens of charges for break-and-enter, theft and more.

The 28-year-old from Lyons Brook was arrested after a traffic stop Wednesday morning on Highway 102 in Shubenacadie.

The truck he was driving was reported stolen from Goffs, after a short foot pursuit, he was arrested.

A loaded shotgun was seized from the vehicle.

A number of RCMP departments assisted, he was wanted for nearly two years.

The crimes were committed in areas like Halifax, Colchester County and East Hants.