Lunenburg District RCMP responded to a complaint of a suspicious vehicle on Lighthouse Rd. Police received the call at 2:52 a.m. on March 14.
When the police officers arrived on scene, they discovered a break and enter in progress, and they attempted to arrest the two suspects who were inside the home. One fled into the nearby ocean and was arrested a short time afterwards. The second male fled into the woods, and while he was running, his footwear came off and was later recovered by police. He continued running.
Lunenburg District RCMP is attempting to identify this second male and are concerned for his safety, as he was not properly dressed. He is described as a white male in his twenties, approximately five foot nine inches tall, one hundred forty pounds, brown hair and missing his shoes.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Lunenburg District RCMP at 902-527-5555. Should you wish to remain anonymous call 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.
Source : Media Release