RCMP investigating theft of church bell in Kirkland, N.B.

Kirkland, New Brunswick – The West District RCMP is asking for the public’s help in finding those responsible for the theft of a church bell in Kirkland, N.B., about 30 kilometres southwest of Woodstock.

Sometime between July 16 and July 24, 2017, someone removed the bell from the top of the St. Paul’s Anglican Church on Highway 540 in Kirkland. The theft was reported to the RCMP on July 24. The bell was located at a scrapyard in Fredericton on July 25, around noon.

Anyone with information about this theft is asked to contact the Woodstock Detachment of the RCMP at 506-325-3000 or their local police. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIP212 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637), or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca.

St. Paul's Anglican Church
St. Paul’s Anglican Church
The bell was located on July 25.
The bell was located on July 25.

Woodstock RCMP

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