Weapons Charges Laid in Walmart Arrest

Posted on Friday, March 31, 2017 14:49 PM

A Digby County man is facing weapons charges after an incident at the Cookville Walmart just outside of Bridgewater.

The 18-year-old from Brier Island was spotted with what appeared to be a gun around 11:30 Thursday morning.

The man was searched by police who found two replica hand guns and two knives. He has been released from custody.

The man is expected to appear at Bridgewater Provincial Court on May 3 to face a charge of possessing a weapon dangerous to the public.