- Rise in crime in rural towns of Hootbeat, Solograd, and Petershoof puts Royal Guard on high alert.
A sudden escalation in crime has unsettled the northeastern rural towns of Hootbeat, Solograd, and Petershoof, prompting a high alert from the Royal Guard. The crime spree appears to be specifically targeting general stores and blacksmiths, raising eyebrows and creating unease in the region.
These towns, positioned east of the Crystal Empire and north of the Crystal River, are known for their quiet, rural nature. The recent surge in crime has disrupted this tranquillity, leading to increasing concerns about security among residents.
The inexplicable rise in crime has coincided with a recent population increase in these towns, leading some locals to speculate on a connection. However, no definitive link has been established yet, and the Royal Guard is actively investigating these crimes.
The geographical location of these towns, isolated from the rest of Equestria with limited access except by boat from Manehattan along the coast, has further complicated the situation. This remoteness has made it harder for the authorities to swiftly respond to the crime wave, leaving the local Royal Guard units stretched thin.
“We are doing everything in our power to restore peace and order to our towns,” said Captain Snowdrift, head of the Royal Guard in the region. “We urge residents to remain vigilant, secure their premises, and report any suspicious activity immediately.”
While authorities work tirelessly to catch the culprits and put an end to the crime spree, residents of Hootbeat, Solograd, and Petershoof are advised to stay cautious and cooperative. In the meantime, the mystery of these targeted crimes continues to perplex local law enforcement and the community at large.