Annapolis District RCMP are investigating a rash of thefts from vehicles and a break-and-enter into a business in Bridgetown which occurred sometime overnight on May 10.
At about 1:30 a.m. police were called to a residence where it was reported two males were breaking into a vehicle. Later that morning a break-and-enter into a business in Bridgetown was reported.
Throughout the day police received an additional six complaints of thefts from unlocked motor vehicles.
Police said the break-ins are a reminder to remove valuables from unattended vehicles and to lock the doors to deter this type of behaviour.
The RCMP is asking anyone who may have witnessed these incidents, or have information about them, to call the Annapolis District RCMP non-emergency line at 902-665-4481. Police said residents may remain anonymous by contacting Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca.
Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award. The investigations are ongoing.