Thieves have been targeting the Rothesay Yacht Club this month, say police.

Eight motors have been reported stolen from the club, located on Wharf Road, between June 19 and June 28, the Kennebecasis Regional Police Force said in a release.

The major crime unit and patrol officers are investigating.

Meanwhile, police are advising anyone looking to purchase a used outboard motor to ensure it's not stolen by contacting their local police force.

The reported stolen motors to date include:

  • Yamaha 4 stroke boat engine, light grey in colour. Serial # 6AGKS1011092.
  • Suzuki 4 stroke, charcoal in colour.
  • 1993 model Yamaha 9.8 long shaft motor. Serial # 6G8786008​.
  • Yamaka 15 horse power motor, grey and blue in colour. FOURSHORE is written on the rear of this motor.
  • 2014 model Yamaha 4 stroke motor, grey in colour. Serial # 1087561.
  • Yamaha 2 horse power, 2 stroke motor, grey in colour.
  • Yamaha 6 horse power motor, grey in colour.
  • Yamaha 5 horse power motor.

Anyone with information, or who may have seen any suspicious activity, is asked to call police at 847-6300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).