On August 31, at 11:55 p.m., Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of gunshots in the 0-100 block of Hartlen Avenue in Halifax. Officers located a vehicle in a driveway that was hit by a bullet. There was a second vehicle in the driveway that was damaged, however this damage was not caused by bullets. The homeowner was home at the time of the shooting and no one was injured during the incident. A vehicle was heard leaving the area shortly after the reported gunshots. The matter is still under investigation and this is not believed to have been a random act.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.