Police looking for suspect in catalytic converter theft

Prince George

2022-02-25 08:35 PST

File # 2022-4549

The Prince George RCMP is looking to identify a suspect in the theft of a catalytic converter.

On February 8, 2022, shortly before 8:00 a.m., the Prince George RCMP received a report of a stolen catalytic converter off a vehicle parked on the 700 block of Kinsmen Place. The theft occurred between 3:30 a.m. and 4:00 a.m. that morning.

Investigators from the Prince George RCMP’s Street Crew Unit reviewed video surveillance and identified a possible suspect and a vehicle of interest in the file.

Police are looking for a Caucasian male, approximately six feet tall, in his mid-to-late twenties. He may be associated to a white, newer model Chevrolet Silverado with aftermarket wheels and rims. If you recognize this man or this truck, please call the non-emergency line at 250-561-3300 to speak with police, states Cpl. Jennifer Cooper, media spokesperson for the Prince George RCMP.

Photo of suspect wearing a black toque and black FOX hoodie
Photo of suspect wearing a black toque and black FOX hoodie 

Photo of the suspect vehicle
Photo of the suspect vehicle 

Here are some ways to help deter catalytic converter thefts:

Consider registering your home or business surveillance system with the City of Prince George’s CCTV registry. For more information, visit the City of Prince George website at www.princegeorge.ca/cctv (English only).

If you have any information about this or any other criminal offence, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477 or online at www.northernbccrimestoppers.ca (English only). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest or recovery of stolen property, you could be eligible for a cash reward.
 

Released by

Cpl. Jennifer Cooper

Communications NCO / Media Relations Officer
Prince George RCMP
princegeorge.rcmp.ca
455 Victoria Street, Prince George, BC, V2L 0B7
Office: 250-561-3321
Cell: 250-613-3532

Email: pg_media@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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