“I accepted his version of why he answered no,” Roper told the Nova Scotia inquiry.
Roper later approved the renewal of Desmond’s licence.
Desmond’s licence was reinstated on Feb. 29, 2016.
“I didn’t think there was an issue,” Roper told the inquiry.
Murray asked Roper if he would have changed his approach to Desmond’s firearms licence reinstatement had he known about the officer’s observations.