A delivery driver says a masked and armed man answered the door on Quinpool Rd. Thursday night.
The driver told police the man had a rifle slung on his hip and two handguns on his waist.
When officers arrived, they say the man opened the door and pointed a loaded crossbow at them.
No one was injured.
Adam Wayne Zinck, 40, of Halifax has been charged with the following:
- Assaulting a peace officer with a weapon
- Four counts of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
- Using an imitation firearm while committing an indictable offence
- Common nuisance - endangering the lives, safety or health of the public
- Mischief - obstruct use of property
- Mischief - obstruct use/enjoyment of property
- Possession of a prohibited weapon
- Possession of a prohibited/restricted weapon with no license