Harbour Breton RCMP investigates break and enter, theft from local business

January 31, 2023
Harbour Breton, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

Harbour Breton RCMP is investigating a break, and enter and theft that occurred at Freeman Crewe Ltd. General Store in Hermitage in the early morning hours of January 22, 2023.

At around 7:00 a.m. that morning, Harbour Breton RCMP responded to the report of the crime that is believed to have occurred at approximately 4:00 a.m. The window of the front door had been smashed to gain entry to the building. A number of items were stolen, including cash, a cash register and cigarettes. During the time of the break and enter, a dark-coloured car was observed in the area.

If you have any information about this crime, or surveillance video of the area that you believe may be helpful to police, please contact Harbour Breton RCMP at (709) 885-2320. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit www.nlcrimestoppers.com or use the P3Tips app. #SayItHere


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