On February 20, at about 7:25 p.m., Cochrane RCMP received a report of broken traffic lights at the intersection of Highway 1A and Highway 22. The transformer box at the crossroads had been knocked over, damaging the railing and exposing wires. Crews worked for several hours to repair the lights, which were out of service during this time. The estimated cost of repairing the transformer box and guardrail is over $2,000. RCMP is seeking any information about the cause of the damage.
Cochrane RCMP encourages the public to report any criminal or suspicious activity in our community at 403-851-8000. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.