**** HRP Media Release
Police investigating theft of boat
Update: The boat had been located. Police thank the public and media for their assistance.
Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating an inflatable boat that was stolen earlier this week in Halifax.
On August 17 officers responded to a report of a theft of an inflatable boat from a private dock at a residence on Marlborough Woods. The boat, which had been in the water, was stolen sometime during the overnight hours.
The boat is described as a black and white, 14-foot, inflatable Zodiac Bayrunner 420 with a 40-horsepower Yamaha outboard engine.
The investigation is ongoing. Police are asking anyone with information about this incident or the location of the boat to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.