Nova Scotia

2 arrested after C.B. home invasion

Cape Breton Regional Police say two men are in custody following an alleged home invasion and assault.

Cape Breton Regional Police say two men are in custody following an alleged home invasion and assault.

Police say they responded around 12:20 a.m. Tuesday to several 911 calls from a home on Main Street in Florence, just north of Sydney, N.S.

Officers arrived and were told by a woman that three men had forced their way into her home and assaulted her son.

Police say the victim was taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Around 2:50 a.m. police gave chase to a suspect vehicle attempting to flee along Highway 105.

Police say two men were later arrested after trying to flee the vehicle, which had been left on Ocean Street in Sydney Mines.

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