Halifax police arrest suspect after receiving report of man possibly armed making threats

Halifax police have arrested a 30-year-old suspect after getting a call that a man who was possibly armed with a firearm had made threats against people known to him.

Police were told the man was also planning to go to a business in Halifax yesterday afternoon and a heavy police presence could be seen outside a Hyundai dealership.

They say no weapon was located when they arrested the suspect.

The man will be charged with uttering threats.