At approximately midnight, a shot was fired into the living room of a home in Westport. A man, woman, and small child were home at the time, but no one was hurt as a result of the shot. The home is on Second St. in Westport, which is on Brier Island. It is in a rural area and is not visible to neighbours. Police do not feel this was a random act.
Digby RCMP would like to speak with anyone who has information about this incident. They can be contacted at 902 245 2579, or 1-800-803-RCMP (7267). Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.