Halifax District RCMP responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle on Hwy. 7 in East Preston on August 30th at approximately 6:45pm.
Police arrived to find the body of a deceased man in the vehicle. The RCMP is investigating the death as a homicide. The cause of death and victim’s identity has not been released at this time.
Investigators believe the incident was targeted in nature and there is no risk to the public.
Anyone with information regarding the identity of the victim or this incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
*This is the 8th Halifax homicide of the year