Antigonish County District RCMP investigates mischief to fire department filling station

August 11, 2022, Monastery, Nova Scotia…Antigonish District RCMP is looking for information in relation to damage to a filling station used by a local fire department on Old Monastery Rd in Monastery.

On August 9, 2022, at approximately 11:20 a.m., Antigonish District RCMP responded to a report of damage to a filling station used by local fire department on Old Monastery Rd. in Monastery. RCMP officers learned that sometime between July 31 and August 8, the filling pipe on a water station, utilized by a local fire department, was cut. The damage caused to the filling station could have delayed a response by the fire department, affecting public safety.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact Antigonish District RCMP at 902-863-6500. If anyone has any information that could lead to the person or persons responsible for the damage, please contact Crime Stoppers or the Antigonish District RCMP. 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.

File #: 2022-1119281