Two men were quickly arrested after a shot was fired on McAlpine Avenue early Saturday morning.


Halifax police say an officer was on McAlpine when he heard what sounded like a gun shot.


Shortly after he saw a vehicle coming down the street, which he stopped on Connaught Avenue.


The officer searched the car and found a handgun and two men were arrested.


Spent shell casings were found on McAlpine Avenue, but there's no word on what or who the target might have been.

two will appear in court at a later date to face numerous firearms
related charges. The final charges have not yet been determined.