Pictou District RCMP seeks public assistance in motorcycle collision investigation

August 30, 2017
Pictou County, Nova Scotia

News release

On Monday,August 28 at approximately 7:40 p.m., a member of Pictou District RCMP observed a motorcycle that had been involved in a collision on Alma Rd. The motorcycle appeared to have left the roadway and struck a culvert.

The motorcycle had been travelling south on Alma Road in and failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway. A search of the immediate area was conducted by Pictou County RCMP members and by the RCMP Police Dog Service, but police were unsuccessful in locating the motorcyclist who was involved in the collision.

Pictou District RCMP is attempting to locate the driver of the motorcycle. They are asking anyone who has information on the incident to call 902-485-4333 or 1-800-803-RCMP (7267). 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.

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Contact information

Cst. Paul Vanderlaan
Pictou District RCMP
Office: 902-485-4333
Cell: 902-921-1246
paul.vanderlaan@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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