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Six charged in Lunenburg County break and enters

Six people are facing multiple charges after a series of mid-winter break and enters into businesses, homes and sheds in Lunenburg County.

According to an RCMP news release, the crimes occurred between Jan. 27 and Feb. 18 in the LaHave and New Germany areas.

Derick John Powers, 23, of Lunenburg, is charged with seven counts of break, enter and theft, nine counts of breach of recognizance, two counts of possession of stolen property and one count of mischief. He was arrested on Feb. 22 and remains in custody. He is scheduled to return to court on April 12.

Riley Paul Rhodenizer, 20, of New Germany is charged with three counts of break and enter. He was arrested on Feb. 27 and was released on conditions. He is scheduled to return to court on March 27.

Derrick Wayne Robar, 27, of Lunenburg, is charged with careless use of a firearm, careless storage of a prohibited firearm, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, unauthorized possession of a firearm, possession of a prohibited weapon and unauthorized possession of a restricted weapon. Robar was arrested on Feb. 25 and released on conditions. He is scheduled to return to court on March 27.

A 23-year-old Bridgewater woman, a 29-year-old East Dalhousie woman, and a 44-year-old New Germany man each face charges of three counts of break and enter and one count of possession of property obtained by crime. The three, who were not named in the release, are scheduled to appear in Bridgewater provincial court April 24.

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