Annapolis District RCMP responded to a weapons complaint involving a man in the Victoria Road East area of Clementsvale on Thursday.
Police said they attempted to locate the man, but were not immediately able to find him.
Police continued their search for the suspect on Friday, interviewing several people and checking locations the individual was known to frequent.
On Saturday, at approximately 4 p.m., police arrested the suspect without incident on Victoria East Road in Clementsvale.
The 42-year-old man was held in custody pending a court appearance on Oct. 7 in Digby provincial court. He is facing charges of:
- Careless use of a firearm (2 counts)
- Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose (2 counts)
- Assault with a weapon
- Unauthorized possession of a weapon
- Possession of a firearm knowing possession is unauthorized
Police said the investigation is ongoing.
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