Another case in Nova Scotia’s Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program was announced today, Nov. 21. The Department of Justice will offer cash rewards of up to $150,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of individuals responsible for the following case: — Leslie Ann Conrad of Lower Wolfville, Kings Co., homicide. Ms. Conrad was reported missing by her brother on Oct. 6, 2006. On Nov. 22, 2006 a hunter located human remains near Melanson Rd., Kings Co. The remains were determined to be those of Ms. Conrad. People with information about this case can call toll-free 1-888-710-9090. Justice Minister and Attorney General Cecil Clarke said he hopes the program will encourage people with relevant information to come forward. “The Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program is important because it reminds Nova Scotians of the responsibility we all share in terms of building safer communities,” said Mr. Clarke. “It gives us an opportunity to help bring criminals to justice.” Those who do come forward with information will be expected to provide their name and contact information. In addition, they may be called to testify in court. All calls to the Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program will be traced and recorded. The Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program was launched in October 2006 as another tool for law enforcement to use in solving crime.
New Delhi: Delhiites woke up to a pleasant morning on Monday as the minimum temperature settled at 28 degrees Celsius after days of unusually hot weather. The weatherman has forecast generally cloudy sky with light rain and thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds. The morning temperature was normal for this time of the year. The maximum temperature is likely to settle at 37 degrees Celsius on Monday, a meteorological department official said. According to the Safdarjung observatory, the city received 0.6mm rainfall during the past 24 hours. The humidity recorded at 8.30 am was 54 per cent, the official added. On Sunday, the maximum temperature settled at 36.3 degrees Celsius and the minimum settled at 28.02 degrees Celsius.