RCMP investigates alleged $10,000 loss of lobster traps in Richmond County, N.S.
RCMP in Richmond County, N.S. is investigating alleged mischief to lobster traps off the coast of Petit-de-Grat.
Police say they received a report of 40 lobster traps being cut off from their buoys between 5 p.m. Thursday, and 8 a.m. on Friday.
The total loss of the catch and traps is about $10,000, according to police.
Police say they have identified a person of interest and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information related to the incident is asked to contact Richmond County District RCMP or Crime Stoppers.