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$20 million Quebec maple syrup heist leads police to New Brunswick

MONTREAL — If you like your maple syrup hot, there’s tons of it out there.


purloined product even traversed a provincial border after
sticky-fingered thieves made off with the amber gold over the summer

Contents of 16,000 45-gallon barrels, siphoned off and
reported stolen from a central distribution centre in August, have been

The Sûreté du Québec and the RCMP obtained search warrants last week and raided a facility in New Brunswick.

Sergeant Daniel Thibodeau of the SQ could do no more than confirm that a
search warrant “had been executed,” other sources confirmed that an
“important” amount of product was found in a maple syrup processing and
exporting facility in Kedgwick, NB.

The barrels in the storage
facility in Saint-Louis-de-Blandford, which is located 160 kilometres
northeast of Montreal, near Victoriaville

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Added: Oct-3-2012 Occurred On: Oct-3-2012
By: Hiarken
Regional News
Tags: Syrup, theft, Canadians, Surete, Death sentence, WTF
Location: Canada (load item map)
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