Nova Scotia

Police search for man in bus gun-brandishing incident

Halifax police have released a photo in hopes of identifying a man and woman wanted after a gun was pointed at two people aboard a city bus last month.

Halifax police have released a photo in hopes of identifying a man and woman wanted after a gun was pointed at two people aboard a city bus last month.

Police said the incident happened in the Wyse Road area of Dartmouth early on January 1st during an argument between the suspects and four young women.

At one point, police say the man pulled out a handgun and pointed it at two of the women.

The woman who was with the man punched one of the young women in the face as they left the bus.

There were no injuries.

Police say they believe the man and woman are both in their 20s.

The man is described as five-foot-eight with a slim build.

He was wearing a black Ecko Unlimited jacket and a blue Denver Broncos tuque at the time.

The woman is described as having long black hair, and was wearing a black coat and grey sweater..

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