Date of Crime
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving the following crime:
On Sunday March 12th between midnight and 3 AM, two unknown suspects broke into a construction shop located on Cameron Main Rd and Franklin River Rd and stole several tools.
The unknown suspects were seen driving a pickup truck up to the construction shop. The suspects gained entry through the rear door of the locked shop. Once inside, the suspects stole 5 used 36 inch bar Stihl chainsaws, a Plasma cutter, a Milwakee magnetic drill, 3 Dewalt and Makita grinders, several new LED lights and various other shop tools. The suspects then loaded the stolen tools into the pickup truck and drove off. There was no damage done to gain entry however the total value of the loss is estimated to be $12,000.
One of the suspects is described as a heavyset man, approximately 6 foot tall, wearing white camouflage pants and a beige hoodie. The second man was dressed all in black and is of a slender build. The vehicle used was a white older model Ford F-150 extended cab pickup truck with a black tailgate and no canopy.
Anyone with information on this, or any other crime, is asked to contact the Port Alberni RCMP at
250-723-2424 or Alberni Valley Crime Stoppers at:
• by phone: 1-800-222-8477(TIPS)
• online: www.solvecrime.ca
• by SMS: Text: BCTIP and your message to CRIMES (274637)