Hampton RCMP are asking for the public’s help in identifying who was responsible for a break and enter and robbery last week in St. Martins, New Brunswick, just east of Saint John.
The theft allegedly took place on Wednesday, Sept. 21 between 5 a.m. and 5:30 a.m., at a construction site near the intersection of Main Street and Big Salmon River Road, according to Sgt. Tyson Nelson.
Hampton RCMP say the thief cut a lock and stole several power tools
Police believe an individual drilled a lock and moved a large piece of equipment with an all-terrain vehicle to gain access to the site. The thief reportedly got away with a number of power tools, including Milwaukee one-inch hammer drills, Milwaukee half-inch hammer drills and Milwaukee drum kits, Sgt. said Nelson.
How residents can help locate a suspect in the robbery
Anyone who was in this area of St. Martins early in the morning of September 21 and witnessed suspicious activity is asked to call Hampton RCMP at 506-832-5566. The police are looking for any information that could help them continue their investigation.
Information may also be provided anonymously by Secure Web Tips online at Crime Stoppers New Brunswick or by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).