On February 20 at approximately 12:14 a.m., police received a report of a noise complaint in the 1900 block of Brunswick Street, Halifax.
Once officers were on scene, it was determined that more than ten people were in attendance at the residence.
Officers issued a man and a woman each a Summary Offence Ticket for violating Section 71(1b) of the Health Protection Act which carries a fine of $1,000.
Halifax Regional Police is reminding everyone to follow the current public health measures related to the COVID-19 emergency.
We strongly advise members of the public to educate themselves on public health directives and COVID-19 enforcement measures, including, those related to illegal gatherings and associated fines.
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Enforcement of these restrictions remains a vital part of the overall strategy to curb the pandemic. We all must follow the rules and do our part to slow the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. http://ow.ly/T1E830rvIut