Nova Scotia woman arrested, man sought after shot fired

September 8, 2017
Sackville, New Brunswick

News release

A 36-year-old woman from Berwick, Nova Scotia has been arrested following an incident in Sackville, N.B., where a shot was fired.

On September 7, 2017, around 1 a.m., the Sackville detachment of the Southeast District RCMP was called to a home on Weldon Street where a shot had been fired. No one was injured.

Alisa Margaret Kelly was arrested later in the morning, in Antigonish, N.S., by RCMP in Nova Scotia. She is currently in police custody, and will appear in court in Moncton on September 8. She has been charged with accessory after the fact to careless use of a firearm, and possession of a prohibited weapon.

A warrant of arrest has been issued for 33-year-old Morris James Lanceleve of no fixed address.

The incident is still under investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Sackville detachment of the RCMP at 506-364-5023. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by texting TIP212 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637), or by Secure Web Tips at


Contact information

Cpl. David MacDonnell
Southeast District RCMP
Sackville Detachment

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