At 12:17 p.m. on May 24, police received a report of a break and enter that had occurred at 11 a.m. at a residence in the 0-100 block of Franklyn Street in Dartmouth. Two male suspects entered the home, pointed a can of sensory irritant at a 19-year-old male victim, told him to get to the ground and then tied his hands together. The suspects went through the residence and removed numerous items including jewelry, electronics and an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspects were described as two white men, both wearing black clothing and with bandannas covering their faces.
The HRP/RCMP Integrated General Investigation Section is continuing the investigation. Anyone with information about this incident or the suspects 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.