Antigonish County District RCMP is investigating a hate-motivated mischief that occurred in Antigonish.
On October 8, 2023, Antigonish County District RCMP responded to a report of vandalism on a sidewalk on Church St. in Antigonish. RCMP officers learned that someone had spray painted a racial slur and derogatory graffiti on the sidewalk. The graffiti has since been removed.
The investigation is ongoing and investigators believe that the incident was motivated by hate.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Antigonish County District RCMP at 902-863-6500. 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.