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Two women fined for violating Health Protection Act
Halifax District RCMP has charged two women, ages 28 and 43, with violating the Health Protection Act.
At approximately 8 a.m. this morning, police conducted a traffic stop on Highway 7 in Musquodoboit Harbour on a vehicle for a traffic violation. The driver, a woman from Indian Brook, and the passenger, a woman from Millbrook, were charged under the Health Protection Act for non-essential travel outside of the municipality where they primarily reside.
The RCMP is reminding everyone to follow all public health orders and municipal bylaws. We all need to do our part to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The RCMP would like to thank Nova Scotians for their continued support, and express appreciation to the vast majority who are adhering to the directives outlined by the provincial government. For more information, visit: https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/.