Thieves target unoccupied cottages

Crime Of The Week

February 7, 2018, Marienette, Nova Scotia … Halifax District RCMP is investigating two break and enters that took place at seasonal cottages on Highway 224 in Marienette. Sometime between February 5 and 6, thieves gained access to the cottages and sheds on the properties. At this time, it is unknown what was taken during the break-ins.

The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information about these break and enters is asked to contact the Sheet Harbour Detachment at 902-885-2510. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by 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 qualify for a cash award.