Skip to main content

Man facing attempted murder, aggravated assault charges: N.S. RCMP

(Photo courtesy: RCMP) (Photo courtesy: RCMP)
Share

A 41-year-old man is facing charges of attempted murder and aggravated assault after an incident at Paqtnkek First Nation last week.

According to a Tuesday news release from the Nova Scotia RCMP, Allan Michael Paul has been charged with:

  • attempt to commit murder
  • aggravated assault
  • assault with a weapon causing bodily harm
  • uttering threats
  • possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • breaking and entering with intent
  • two counts of failure to comply with an undertaking

The release says officers responded to a report of multiple injured people at a Treaty Lane Extension residence around 4:58 a.m. on Feb. 23. They learned a 25-year-old man had already been taken to hospital.

A 37-year-old woman, a 42-year-old man, and a 33-year-old woman were also taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. A 41-year-old man was arrested at the scene.

Paul is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday.

For more Nova Scotia news visit our dedicated provincial page.

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

BREAKING

BREAKING Toronto Raptors player Jontay Porter banned from NBA

Toronto Raptors player Jontay Porter has been handed a lifetime ban from The National Basketball Association (NBA) following an investigation which found he disclosed confidential information to sports bettors, the league says.

Earthquake jolts southern Japan

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 hit southern Japan late on Wednesday, said the Japan Meteorological Agency, without issuing a tsunami warning.

Ancient skeletons unearthed in France reveal Mafia-style killings

More than 5,500 years ago, two women were tied up and probably buried alive in a ritual sacrifice, using a form of torture associated today with the Italian Mafia, according to an analysis of skeletons discovered at an archeological site in southwest France.

Stay Connected