TRENTON, N.S. - New Glasgow Regional Police have arrested a 35-year-old man in connection with an incident Thursday, Nov. 22 that saw a portion of Trenton blocked by police and a warning issued for people in the area to stay in their homes.
Const. Ken MacDonald said police had responded to a residence on Park Road about a possible firearm. He later issued a release saying that New Glasgow Regional Police had responded to the area around 6:15 p.m. and were told that an adult man was in possession of a possible firearm.
In response police blocked off the area around Park Road in Trenton and notified residents to stay in their homes for increased public safety. At around 9 p.m. police arrested the 35-year-old Trenton man who will appear in court at a later date. A firearm was also seized.
Police cleared the scene at approximately 9:40 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 22.
2018/11/22 9:40pm New Glasgow Regional Police advise that the area of Park Street Trenton is now ///safe///from an incident on Park Street Trenton. NGRP thank the public for their assistance in sharing the info through social media. pic.twitter.com/PiSMDCKAF3— New Glasgow Police (@NGRegPolice) November 23, 2018