This morning at 2 a.m., police responded to a report of a break and enter in progress in the zero to one hundred block of Nivens Avenue in Dartmouth. The resident stated three suspects that were not known to him, broke into his apartment and left taking a lap top. One woman came to the door, asked to use the phone and when the resident opened the door for her the other two suspects entered the residence. The victim was punched in the back of the head by the male suspect; however, he did not require medical attention. The suspects then fled the building in an unknown direction and it is not clear if they left on foot or in a vehicle.
The suspects are described as:
Suspect 1: black female, 16-18-years-old, slim build, 5’4, wearing a blue hoodie and jogging pants, black hair in a bunSuspect 2: black male, 16-18-years-old, 5’6, wearing dark clothing and a bandanaSuspect 3: female, thin build, wearing hoodie and sweat pants
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.