May 15, 2018 6:02 pm

Halifax police arrest alleged shoplifter at Armdale Rotary during rush hour

A suspect has been arrested following a theft in Tantallon, N.S., on Tuesday.

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One person has been arrested following a theft at a business in Tantallon, N.S., on Tuesday.

Few details have been released at this time, but Halifax Regional Police say the suspect evaded police shortly after the theft.

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Police say they conducted a traffic stop at the entrance to the Armdale Rotary and the suspect was arrested without incident.

A large police presence could be seen at the rotary’s inbound lane from St. Margaret’s Bay Road around 6 p.m.

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A canine unit also attended the scene.

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