Date of Crime
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving the following crimes:
Thieves have been targeting fishing boats in and around the Fisherman’s Harbour.
On July 5th, police were advised of three boats that were entered and items taken. The boats were moored at Fisherman’s Harbour awaiting the opening of commercial fishing. The unknown suspect or suspects boarded the vessels and rummaged through them stealing several items along the way. From one of the vessels several electronic items including a GPS system, an iPAD and a fish finder were stolen. From another three PFDs were taken. A witness did observe a suspect aboard one of the vessels.
Sometime between July 2nd and July 7th, an unknown suspect or suspects stole several items off a boat that had been parked in a parking lot in the 3200 block of Kingsway Ave. Again the suspect or suspects boarded the boat and removed several fishing and navigational items as well as removing the 9.9 HP kicker motor.
Anyone with information on these, 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)