Night firing exercise to take place at Debert Rifle Range, starting Sunday

A night firing exercise using live ammunition will take place at the Debert Rifle Range Sunday through Tuesday.

The Department of National Defence advises residents of Debert, especially in the vicinity of the Debert Rifle Range, that the exercise will occur from sunset until 12 a.m. each day. 

It says these exercises are conducted to ensure that personnel are familiar with proper weapons handling during night time operations. 

All activities will be monitored and controlled by safety teams. 

Members of the public who are in the vicinity of the Debert Rifle Range are asked to use caution and keep clear of the property during this time.