Richmond County RCMP is investigating damage to lobster gear that occurred overnight on June 13, 2015.
Preliminary investigation determined that approximately 60 lobster traps were cut after they were set offshore.
The loss of gear is estimated at approximately $6,500, not including lost catch revenue for the owner.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact his/her local RCMP Detachment or Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS), or submit a Secure Web Tip at http://crimestoppers.ns.ca. Remember, Crime Stoppers wants your information, not your name.