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Mounties say excavator used to destroy buildings

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RCMP are investigating an act of vandalism in the RM of Westbourne. Police say an excavator was used to destroy seven buildings and a bee farm on a single property.

Police believe the incident took place between 5 p.m., Oct. 26 and 11:30 p.m., Oct. 27, on the property just west of Bloomfield Colony.

Suspects used a John Deere excavator parked on the property to wreck the buildings. The machine itself was also damaged.

Police ask that anybody with information about the incident to call the Amaranth RCMP at (204) 843-2309 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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