Premier Welcomes ReOpening of Parsons Investigation

first_imgPremier Darrell Dexter welcomed news of the decision by HRM Partners in Policing to re-open the investigation involving Rehtaeh Parsons. “Nova Scotians will be heartened that someone has come forward with credible information, allowing the police to re-open this investigation,” said Premier Dexter. “I implore anyone else who may have information to share, to bring it forward.” The premier noted tips can be reported anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637. Nova Scotians mourning the loss of Rehtaeh Parsons can express condolences and send sympathies to her family through an online page at www.novascotia.ca/condolences . And those who might need help,or have concerns about loved ones, can visit http://novascotia.ca/help/ . The premier said he is confident Nova Scotians will stand behind the Parsons family during such a difficult time. “We must do our best, as a community and a society, to respect the family’s privacy at this time, and to allow them the space and ability to honour her memory in peace,” said Premier Dexter.last_img read more