On Saturday night at approximately 7:50 P.M. Halifax Regional Police officers attempted to stop a stolen Jeep Patriot on Albro Lake Rd, Dartmouth. The police were in a marked patrol car with emergency equipment activated, but the vehicle continued west up Albro Lake Road without stopping. Police discontinued trying to stop the vehicle but quickly located the vehicle on Leman Drive as the lone male occupant was fleeing. Police were unable to locate this male using a canine unit.
The investigation into this matter is continuing. 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.