Wooden barricade damaged at Somerset Elementary School

September 5, 2017
Kinkora, Prince Edward Island

News release

On September 1st, 2017 at approximately 8:00 a.m., an employee at Somerset Elementary School in Kinkora, PE reported to the East Prince RCMP damage to a wooden barricade on their property. This damage would have occurred between August 31st, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. and the time it was reported to police.

The wooden barricade, which consisted of several 6x6 posts, was recently erected by the school to prevent motorized vehicles from entering on to their property. Three of the posts were cut at ground level.

The police are requesting the public's assistance with identifying those responsible for the damage to school property. Anyone with information is asked to call the East Prince RCMP at 902-436-9300. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can provide information to PEI Crime Stoppers in the following manner:

- by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS);
- by internet at www.peicrimestoppers.com; or
- by text to 274637 (CRIMES) and text 'TIP162' plus your message.

If your tip leads to a conviction, you may be eligible for a cash reward.


Contact information

Cpl. Jerrie MacLeod
East Prince RCMP

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