Property damaged in Tignish
Editor’s Note: The following is the continued list of noteworthy incidents and investigations undertaken by Prince District RCMP between Oct. 30 and Nov. 5, 2017. The first portion of the list was published on Friday, Nov. 10:
TIGNISH – On Nov. 2 at about 12:30 p.m., a report of damage to property in Tignish was received by West Prince RCMP. Windows had been smashed out of an outbuilding and the damage was believed to have occurred sometime in the previous 24 hours. The investigation is continuing.
Crash in Tignish
On Nov. 2 at approximately 6:45 p.m., West Prince RCMP were called to the scene of a single-vehicle collision at the intersection of Phillip Street and Ascension Road in Tignish. The driver lost control of the vehicle while trying to make a left turn, and the vehicle flipped onto its side. The two occupants were not injured.
Home egged in Miscouche, again
On Nov. 2, just before midnight, East Prince RCMP were dispatched to a residence in Miscouche upon receiving a complaint that it had been egged, after the resident had been awakened by a loud bang. This particular residence has been the target of similar mischief in the past, and RCMP will be conducting patrols in the area.
On the lookout for driving infraction
During this past week, Prince District RCMP received 19 traffic-related complaints. These complaints mostly pertained to vehicles alleged to be driving erratically and speeding, as well as reports of traffic hazards on the roadway. RCMP will be continuing to conduct checkpoints and patrols throughout the coming weeks in various communities across Prince District, targeting cellphone use, seat belts, distracted driving and impaired driving. Anyone with information regarding these investigations or other criminal activity is asked to call the RCMP or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.