Suspect breaks into business, leaves with stolen vehicle

Digby RCMP Detachment and Queens District RCMP are investigating a break and enter and a theft of vehicle involving the same person.

On January 23, 2024, at approximately 11:37 p.m. Digby RCMP Detachment responded to a commercial alarm on Prince William St. in Digby.

RCMP officers learned that the suspect gained access through the front door of the business and fled the scene in a blue Mazda with $8000.00 in merchandise. No employees were present at the time.

On January 24, 2024, at approximately 2:10 a.m. a black and yellow 2004 Ford truck was stolen from R&C WEARE LOGGING LTD., in Harmony Mills. A short time later, the truck was located nearby undamaged.  

Surveillance footage of the area shows a person of interest wearing a hat, a dark hoodie with “CAT” on the front and rubber boots at the time of the theft.

Anyone with information or who can identify the suspect is asked to contact the Digby RCMP Detachment at 902-245-2579 or Queens District RCMP at 902-354-5721. 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, or use the P3 Tips App.


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