Mounties probing theft from Cole Harbour construction site


Halifax District RCMP is requesting public help in solving a theft of tools from a construction site in Cole Harbour Thursday morning.

Police say someone noticed the tools were missing from the container they were stored in around 7:30 a.m., adding the tools had been seen around 7:00 a.m. that same morning.

The missing items include a gasoline GX160 Mikasa Tamper, a 14-inch H760 Husqvarna cut off saw and a yellow and black Wacker jumping jack.

RCMP would like to speak to a man seen in the area at the time of the incident.

He's described as a black man with a lighter complexion in his 20s to 30s, wearing an orange vest and driving an older black GMC 2500.

Police say the vehicle is described as having a small amber light on the roof and the driver's door handle broken off.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Halifax District RCMP 902-490-5020 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).