Police seek public’s assistance in break and enter investigation

Crime Of The Week

Police are seeking the public’s assistance identifying two persons of interest in the investigation into a break and enter that occurred in Dartmouth last month.

Members of the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are investigating a break and enter that occurred on October 20 between 12:30 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. at a residence on Paul David Court in Dartmouth. The suspect(s) took tools, electronics and a wallet containing identification and financial cards.

A short time after the theft, the cards were used at a number of businesses in Dartmouth and Cole Harbour. Investigators are releasing photos of the two men involved with the transactions.

The first man is described as white, 5’9”-5’11”, thin build, with collar-length dark brown/black hair. At the time of the incident he was wearing a black jacket, a red shirt, jeans and a baseball cap with “Senators” on the front.

The second man is described as white, with a stocky build and a tattoo on the back of his left hand. At the time he was wearing a black “Harley Davidson” sweater and baseball hat.

The men may have been in a red Kia Forte.

Investigators are asking anyone with information about the identity of the men or who may have video from the area to contact police at 902-490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.

Case #20-123873