Windsor RCMP are investigating a rash of vehicle thefts.
Overnight on August 2nd, 2014, three vehicles were reported stolen vehicles from
Highway 1 in Three Mile Plains, Newport Station, St.
The stolen vehicles were all recovered in ditches within these communities.
At 6:37 p.m. on August 3rd, 2014, Windsor RCMP received a report of a missing 19-year-old man from Mount Uniacke. At 7:05 p.m. the missing man was located in the woods by his friends within the area of where police recovered the last stolen vehicle. The male had serious injuries and was transported by EHS paramedics to the QEII.
RCMP are not ruling out that these incidents could be related.
Members of the public are reminded to remove the keys as well as valuable items from their vehicles, and to lock their vehicles overnight.
Anyone with information on these incidents are asked to call the RCMP, or Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS ( 8477 ), texting TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or 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 reward from $50 – $2000.