Man arrested in connection with shooting

May 19, 2017
Albert Mines, New Brunswick

News release

A 41-year-old man from West River has been arrested in connection with a shooting of a residence in Albert Mines, N.B.

In the early morning hours of May 18, 2017, Riverview RCMP responded to a report that several bullets had struck a residence on Albert Mines Road. No one was injured.

Around 9 p.m., a man from West River was arrested in Alma in connection with the shooting. He has been remanded into custody pending a court appearance on May 19.

Police believe this to have been an isolated incident. The investigation is continuing.


Contact information

Sgt. Chantal Ouellette
Riverview RCMP

Date modified: