The RCMP are investigating after a number of items, including two boat motors, were stolen from a garage in Shortts Lake recently.

SHORTTS LAKE – Colchester District RCMP is calling on the public’s help in locating stolen property taken from a residential garage on Shortts Lake on  Aug. 9.

Stolen property includes an orange 2009 Kubota side-by-side with a dumpbox on the back and a NS farm plate FT46066, and two Honda outboard motors, grey in colour (2 HP and 5 HP).

A separate cottage was broken into as well on the same street in Shortts Lake. Nothing was reported stolen however the inside was damaged.

If you have any information about these incidents or observed any suspicious vehicles/activity, please call Colchester District RCMP at 902-896-5000. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.