Lunenburg District RCMP is investigating the theft of a Caterpillar Excavator that occurred sometime between the evening of February 6 and the morning of February 7. The excavator was parked at the LaHave Paving Company in Hebbville. It is a Caterpillar, 2016 Model 305E Excavator, valued at approximately $100,000.00, and is yellow and black in colour.
Police believe a flat bed truck would have been used to move the excavator. Lunenburg District RCMP is asking anyone who has information about this incident to call them at 902 527-5555. Should you wish to remain anonymous, tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.
The investigation is ongoing.
Source: Media Release