Crime Stoppers and Halifax Regional Police are asking for the public’s help in solving a vehicle theft & arson, which happened in Halifax County, NS.
A 2008, Mazda 3 was stolen from a residence in Bedford and then set on fire on the side of nearby Rocky Lake Drive. Vehicle had over $1500 worth of sporting equipment inside which was presume destroyed in the fire. Car was reported to police as being on fire on July 4th, 2016 at approximately 04:40 am and would have been stolen sometime earlier that night. The owners were unaware the car was stolen until they were contacted by police.
Anyone with information on this or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can also text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or access Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers could qualify for a cash reward of $50 – $2,000