Man arrested in connection with break, enter and theft at gun shop

October 10, 2017
McAdam, New Brunswick

News release

The West District RCMP have arrested a 29-year-old man from Lakeville, N.B. in connection to a break, enter and theft that occurred on October 9, 2017 at The Gun Dealer on Harvey Road in McAdam, N.B.

Police responded to an alarm at the store shortly after 4 a.m. on October 9, 2017. When police arrived several suspects fled in a vehicle and on foot into the woods.

A 29-year-old man from Lakeville, N.B. was arrested a short time later in a wooded area behind the store. He was released on a promise to appear and is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.

It is believed that no firearms were stolen. However, the suspects did steal ammunition and a gun case.

The investigation is continuing.

Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying those who may have been involved in this incident. If anyone has any information they are asked to call the McAdam Detachment at 506-784-1205. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers Secure Web Tips at, by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by texting TIP212 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637).


Contact information

Sgt Marc Fortin
West District RCMP
Oromocto Detachment

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