Shelburne RCMP reaching out to public to identify witnesses

August 1, 2019, Shelburne, Nova Scotia . . . The RCMP in Shelburne is requesting assistance from the public as they investigate an assault that took place on July 27 in Shelburne.

The incident occurred on the Roseway Trail between King St. and Wright’s Rd. between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. This trail is frequently used by cyclists and walkers and police are hopeful that someone who was in the area at the time can provide some information to assist with the investigation.

Of particular interest to police is information about someone riding a blue bicycle along the trail, and in addition information about an assault or struggle between a man and a woman. The incident is believed to have occurred on the Roseway Trail near Minto St. Carleton St., or Digby St.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Shelburne RCMP at 902-875-2490. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3 Tips App.

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