Between September of 2016 and July 17 of this year, a break and enter occurred at a property on Middle Rd. Among the items stolen was a brass weather vane in the shape of a whale. The weather vane was owned by Captain Angus Walters who skippered the Bluenose, and it holds sentimental as well as historical value.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of this item is asked to contact Lunenburg District RCMP at 902-527-5555. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.
The investigation is ongoing.
Source: Media Release