Cumberland District RCMP investigates theft of firearms

August 26, 2017
Pugwash, Nova Scotia

News release

Cumberland District RCMP is investigating a complaint of break, enter, and theft from a residence in Malagash.

On the August 1, 2017, Pugwash RCMP was called to a residence in Malagash for a report of a break and enter. Home owners were away from the area but a property caretaker discovered that a culprit(s) had removed several firearms and ammunition from the residence.

The incident is believed to have occurred sometime between August 8 -10, 2017.

The RCMP is asking anyone who may have witnessed this incident, or has any information about this incident, to contact the Pugwash RCMP Detachment at 902-243-2181. Should you wish to remain anonymous, citizens can also call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP202 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637) or by secure online tips at

The investigation is continuing.


Contact information

Cpl. Jennifer Clarke
Media Relations Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Cell: 902-222-0154

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