New Case in Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program

first_imgAnother 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.last_img read more