New Glasgow Regional Police say they’ve laid charges in connection with an armed robbery at the Tara Inn on East River Road on Saturday.
Police say they have charged a 37-year-old New Glasgow man with Robbery with a weapon, Theft of a Motor Vehicle and Possession of a Controlled Substance. The man has been remanded into custody and is scheduled to appear in Pictou Provincial Court at a later date.
At 5:42 Saturday morning, police say two men entered a guest room at the Tara Inn and left with an undisclosed amount of money and property.
Police are still looking for a second suspect, described as a white male, about 30 to 35 years of age, 5 foot 8 to 5 foot 10 inches tall, medium build and a clean cut beard.
Anyone who witnessed this incident or has information can call New Glasgow Regional Police at 902-752-1941 or Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS.