Outer gulf Islands looking for publics’ assistance in identifying suspects in break and enter

Outer Gulf Islands

2020-09-14 14:15 PDT

File # 2020-639

The Outer Gulf Islands RCMP detachment is looking for the public’s assistance after a seasonal residence on one of the smaller Gulf Islands was broken into twice on the same date,

Sometime during the early morning of July 29th and again later in the evening of the same day, two suspects broke into some out buildings on the property walking off with the owners property. The suspects then returned during the evening and entered the house, again taking more things.

The suspects were wearing some identifiable clothing.

Suspect 1;

Thief dressed in dark clothes
Suspect 2

Thief 2 in dark clothing

Based on the location of the island the suspects would have had to have travelled there by boat.

The surveillance footage available does offer a small amount of security for property owners who may not be at their residences full time said RCMP Corporal Chris Manseau However homeowners and neighbours should always lock doors, secure windows, and never leave valuables at unattended residences.

Some of the items taken include; A Cobra brand Handheld Marine VHF Radio, Canon 18x50 Image Stablized Binoculars, megaboom Bluetooth speakers, several Dewalt tools, 4 inflatable PFD’s among other items.

If you recognize these suspects or have information about this crime, please contact the Outer Gulf Islands RCMP detachment at 250-629-6171.

Released by

Cpl. Chris Manseau

Division Media Relations Officer
BC RCMP Communication Services
14200 Green Timbers Way, Surrey, BC V3T 6P3 - Mailstop #1608
Office: 778-290-3791
Cell: 250-413-7954

Email: chris.manseau@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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