Thieves target equipment at Lower Sackville business

Halifax District RCMP is investigating a theft of equipment valued in excess of $12,000 from a business on Sackville Dr.

Sometime prior to last Friday thieves entered a fenced compound and stole the following items;

· Honda Sand Blower

· 2 Husquavarna Lawn Mowers

· Gas mini dumper (unknown make)

· Wood splitter (unknown make)

RCMP encourage business owners to take steps that will help prevent you from becoming a victim of property crime. Ensure your property is well-lit, fencing is secure and checked on a daily basis, and monitored by security cameras. Keep a list of equipment stored with documented serial numbers as this will assist with the recovery if stolen.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020Should 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 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.

Source: Media Release

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