Man wanted on province-wide arrest warrant

March 27, 2024
Linacy, Nova Scotia

News release


Pictou County District RCMP is seeking information on the whereabouts of a man currently wanted on a province-wide arrest warrant.

Michael Clyburn, 42, of New Glasgow, has been charged with numerous offences following a robbery that occurred in Linacy on March 25. The charges include:

  • Robbery to steal firearm
  • Breaking and entering to steal firearm
  • Possession of weapon for dangerous purpose
  • Possession contrary to order
  • Unauthorized possession of firearm
  • Possession of firearm knowing its possession is unauthorized
  • Assault
  • Assault with a weapon
  • Mischief
  • Failure to comply with probation order

Clyburn is described as 6-foot-4, 260 lbs. He has dark brown hair and brown eyes.

Police have made several attempts to locate Clyburn; however, investigators are requesting assistance from the public.

Anyone who sees Michael Clyburn, or knows where he may be, is asked to contact the Pictou County District RCMP at 902-485-4333. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers, toll-free, at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3 Tips App.

File #: 2024-386896


Contact information

Cst. Dominic Laflamme
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP

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