**** RCMP Media Release
RCMP investigate home invasion
The RCMP/HRP Integrated Criminal Investigation Division is investigating a home invasion early this morning on Hwy 2 in Wellington.
At approximately 2:05 a.m., Halifax District RCMP responded to a call of a home invasion in Wellington. Police arrived to find that the suspects had left the area.
The preliminary investigation has revealed that the victim had been at a home with two other occupants when three men and a woman, all adults, forcibly entered the residence and repeatedly punched the male resident. Belongings from the residence were taken by the offenders who then fled the area. The victim incurred non-life-threatening injury.
The investigation is ongoing and being led by RCMP/HRP Integrated Criminal Investigation Division.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. 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.