’Sumac’ was reported missing overnight from a property in Errington on Feb. 15, 2022. (RCMP photo)

’Sumac’ was reported missing overnight from a property in Errington on Feb. 15, 2022. (RCMP photo)

RCMP on the lookout for missing 21-year-old riding horse in Errington

Animal went missing overnight on Feb. 15

A 21-year-old riding horse has been reported missing from a property in Errington.

Sgt. Shane Worth reported that Oceanside RCMP received a report of a horse that went missing overnight on Feb. 15 from a property in the 1900 block of Grafton Avenue.

The horse is described as a mixed breed, lightweight, chestnut-coloured riding horse and is 15.1 hands tall. The horse is named Sumac.

Worth said police would appreciate any information about where Sumac’s whereabouts so they may continue with the investigation and determine the circumstances as to how the animal went missing.

If anyone saw anything suspicious in 1900 block of Grafton Avenue on the night of Feb. 15, or knows where Sumac may be, please contact the Oceanside RCMP at 250-248-6111 or online at https://ocre-sielc.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/oceanside/en/Help.

— NEWS Staff, submitted

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