RCMP investigating theft of two valuable paintings

December 20, 2021
Smiths Cove, Nova Scotia

News release


Painting of two bulls with trees in background
Painting of two bulls in a meadow.

Digby RCMP is investigating the theft of two Maud Lewis paintings from a home in Smiths Cove.

On September 10, police received a complaint of two Maud Lewis paintings being stolen from a home in Smiths Cove. Police learned that the paintings were valued at over $20,000 each. No other items were stolen from the home.

Police have continued to investigate the matter and followed up on information as it has been received, however Digby RCMP is appealing to the public for information relating to these two paintings. If anyone has information on this incident, they are asked to contact the Digby RCMP at 902-245-2579. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File #: 20211357843


Contact information

Cpl. Lisa Croteau
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Cell: 902-222-0154
Email: lisa.croteau@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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