Safety alert lifted as police in Trenton search for man wanted on Canada-wide warrant | CBC News
Police in Trenton, N.S., are searching for a man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant after he escaped arrest, leading police to warn local residents to stay in their homes for hours.
Late Friday night, New Glasgow Regional Police said they were attempting to find and arrest Christopher McKay, 33, who was wanted for a parole suspension. They say they went to a Main Street residence in Trenton when McKay ran away.
The New Glasgow police, the Truro police dog unit, and Stellarton Police took part in the search.
A few hours later on Main Street, police found and arrested another man who was travelling with McKay.
Around 1 a.m., New Glasgow police sent out an emergency alert to people in Trenton letting them know about the search. The alert said they should shelter in place by…