Digby RCMP investigating assault on wharf

August 30, 2023, Weymouth North, Nova Scotia…Digby RCMP is investigating an assault that occurred on a wharf in Weymouth North.

On August 2, 2023, Digby RCMP responded to a report of an assault and a theft at a wharf in Weymouth North. RCMP officers learned that four people had stolen a lobster crate, filled with lobster, from a boat at the Weymouth North wharf. When the four people were confronted by the property owner, they dumped the lobster back into the water and threw the empty crate at the owner, striking them on the arm. The four people then fled the area in a boat.

Over the last three weeks, RCMP officers have been continuing with their investigation but have been unable to identify the individuals involved. Digby RCMP is now releasing photographs of the individuals, hoping that someone recognizes them.

If you have any information on this incident, or if you recognize these people, please contact the Digby RCMP at 902-245-2579. If you wish to remain anonymous, please contact 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 #: 2023-1130961