At 5 a.m., a break and enter occurred in the 1000 block of Barrington Street. A 23-year-old woman woke up and observed a man standing in her room. She told him to leave and he exited the residence. It appears that entry was gained to the residence through an unlocked door. The suspect is described as a tall slender man wearing a jacket. He spoke with a strong accent. The building and the area were checked but the suspect was not located. The victim was not injured and nothing was taken from the residence.
At this time, officers are in the early stages of the investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 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.