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Cheticamp RCMP asking for help to identify ATV
The Cheticamp RCMP are asking for help from the public to identify an ATV and its operator that fled from police.
Around midnight on July 17, police were on patrol on the Cabot Trail when they observed an ATV driving down the road at a high rate of speed heading toward them. Police engaged their lights and sirens in an attempt to stop the ATV, which fled through a private yard. The ATV struck a well head which resulted in the driver being ejected. The driver returned to the ATV and fled into the woods, leaving behind a helmet and clothing.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Cheticamp RCMP Detachment at 902-224-2050. 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.