Three men fined for violating Health Protection Act

May 6, 2021
Middleton, Nova Scotia

News release

Annapolis District RCMP has charged three men, ages 39, 46 and 47, with violating the Health Protection Act.

At approximately 2:15 p.m. yesterday, police were notified that three men were in the Middleton area fishing and all three were from Halifax. Police located the men at a popular fishing site on the Annapolis River and charged them under the Health Protection Act for non-essential travel outside of the municipality where they primarily reside.

The RCMP is reminding everyone to follow all public health orders and municipal bylaws. We all need to do our part to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The RCMP would like to thank Nova Scotians for their continued support, and express appreciation to the vast majority who are adhering to the directives outlined by the provincial government. For more information, visit:

File # 2021-610552


Contact information

Cpl. Chris Marshall
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Cell: 902-222-0154

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