RCMP investigating theft of firearms in Greenhill

October 6, 2022, Greenhill, Nova Scotia…Pictou County District RCMP is investigating the theft of firearms from a home on Salem Rd. in Greenhill.

On October 3, 2022, at approximately 5:40 p.m., Pictou County District RCMP responded to a report of a break-in at a home on Salem Rd. in Greenhill. RCMP officers learned that during the break-in 17 rifles and two handguns were stolen. The break-in occurred between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on October 3 and a black pickup truck with a loud muffler was seen at the home during this time.

Amongst the firearms stolen were 10 Marlin level action .336 calibre rifles, a Smith & Wesson M and P .22 calibre pistol and a Walther P38 9mm pistol.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Pictou County District RCMP at 902-755-4141. 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 www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File #: 2022-1434360