Thefts and vandalism keep 100 Mile House RCMP members busy

100 Mile House RCMP responded to 72 complaints and calls for service during the past week.

  • Oct. 23, 2014 5:00 a.m.

Stolen truck

Sometime overnight of Oct. 18, a truck, which was for sale and parked outside a residence in the 6200 block of Horse Lake Road, was stolen.

The vehicle is described as a blue and grey 1993 Dodge 3/4 ton diesel long box with a black snow plow on the front. The vehicle had a British Columbia licence plate number 260LXK.

The vehicle has not yet been located.

Trailer stolen

Sometime between Oct. 18 and 20, unknown culprits cut the chain link fence at a business at 94 Mile and Highway 97 and stole a Fusion brand 40-foot, triple axle travel trailer from a storage area on the property.

The investigation into this theft is continuing.

Anyone who may have witnessed this theft is asked to call the 100 Mile House RCMP at 250-395-2456 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Truck recovered

Sometime between 5 p.m. on Oct. 17 and 9 a.m. on Oct. 18, a tan-coloured Ford F350 pickup truck was stolen from outside a business in the 100 Mile Industrial Park.

This vehicle was located abandoned on the Taweel Forest Service Road near Clearwater on Oct. 19.

Anyone having information relating to this theft is asked to call the 100 Mile House RCMP at 250-395-2456 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

CRIME STOPPERS TIPS OF THE WEEK

Around 10:45 p.m. on Oct. 17, glass panels of a local bus stop located across from the 100 Mile Post Office were broken.

A group of youth was seen in the area at the time of the vandalism.

If you have any information on this or any other crimes in the 100 Mile House area, call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can also contact www.bccrimestoppers.com.

Your identity will remain unknown. Should your information lead to the arrest of the responsible party Crime Stoppers will pay cash for the TIP.