Thursday , 5 August 2021

Extensive damage done to Nelson Heights Middle School: RCMP

Police in Cold Lake is asking for help from residents in the Nelson Heights Middle School area to identify vandals who did extensive damage to the school earlier on Thursday.

On December 19, at approximately 2:30 a.m., RCMP officers responded to a report of vandalism at the Nelson Heights Middle School on 5th Avenue in Cold Lake.

Upon attendance, officers noted extensive damage to school property including the destruction of over 15 computers, shattered mirrors, the spraying of fire extinguishers throughout the school and various other damages.

While there are no images provided by the RCMP, police are asking any neighbouring residents to check their video surveillance between the hours of 8:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.

If you have any information in relation to who may be responsible, please contact Cold Lake RCMP at 780-594-3301 or your local police.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.”

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.