N.S. police arrest man wished on Canada-wide warrant throughout site visitors cease

AMHERST, N.S.—Police in Nova Scotia say they’ve arrested a 33-year-old man who was wished on a Canada-wide arrest warrant.

Christopher McKay was arrested throughout a site visitors cease in Amherst, N.S., shortly after 2 a.m. on Sunday.


Amherst police say they acknowledged McKay, who was a passenger within the automobile.

The Pictou County resident evaded officers late Friday when he fled from a house in Trenton, N.S., about 150 kilometres east of Amherst.

Police say McKay will face further weapons and drug prices after a loaded firearm and medicines have been discovered throughout his arrest.


McKay had been wished for an alleged parole violation.