At about 9:35 p.m. members of the Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a man with a gun in a residence in the 2700 block of Fuller Terrace in Halifax. It was reported the man had a hand gun and was going to cause a disturbance. Members of Patrol, K9, and the Emergency Response Team, responded to the area and set up containment. At 10:35 p.m. the man exited the residence and was taken into custody without incident and taken to the Halifax Infirmary for examination. Officers seized a pellet gun from inside the residence and no other weapons were located. The file remains under investigation.
Halifax Regional Police wish to thank the public and residents in the area for their cooperation during this incident.