Halifax Regional Police responded to reports of gun shots in the area of Barrington Street and Richmond Street just before 6 p.m.
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Halifax Regional Police responded to reports of gun shots in the area of Connaught Avenue and Windsor Street just after 10 p.m.
Halifax Regional Police say they responded to a weapons complaint in the 600 Block of Washmill Lake Drive around 8:50 p.m.
RCMP says a 20-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries as a result of the shooting.
Just after 10 p.m. police responded to a report of an injured man bleeding from the head running in the area of Jackson Road
Officers were called to Gaston Road after several witnesses heard what was thought to be shots fired in the area.
Police say 12 to 15 people were gathered on a small dock and were in violation of new public health restrictions that came into effect in November.
The fire broke out just after midnight on Brussels Street.
Police say just before 8 p.m. on Monday evening a caller reported a man placing a long gun in his pants and entering the Shoppers Drug Mart on Spring Garden Road.
Police were called to Primrose Street around 6:30 p.m. on Thursday for a weapons complaint that involved an injured man. When they arrived, they found the man had life-threatening injuries.
Halifax Regional Police say the car was travelling eastbound on Leiblin Drive when it left the road.
Halifax Regional Police say the missing 10-year-old girl has been found safely.
Police were called to the Hampton Inn and Suites on Cromarty Drive around 12:35 a.m to reports of a shooting. When they arrived they located a 20-year-old male with a gunshot wound to his back.
Halifax police say the man showed up at the building around 6 p.m. and made threatening comments to an employee. He then threatened to burn down the building.