Investigation after the death of a man during a police intervention in Rivière-Verte

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Investigation after the death of a man during a police intervention in Rivière-Verte

A man died during a police intervention on Friday in Rivière-Verte.

Nova Scotia's “police force” will investigate the death of a man during a police intervention in Rivière-Verte on Friday.

A 37-year-old man died Friday in Rivière-Verte during an RCMP intervention in which members of the tactical intervention group were participating.

In the evening, the police were due to execute a search warrant in relation to a firearms complaint.

As the officers proceeded were approaching the scene of the intervention, in a camp, they heard gunshots, and they were fired at from the camp, writes the RCMP in a press release published on Sunday.

After entering the scene, they found the body of this man from Rivière-Verte, police say. No police officers were injured during the intervention.

The New Brunswick RCMP therefore requested an independent investigation by the Incident Response Team. #x27;serious incident (SiRT) from Nova Scotia to shed some light on the facts.