Dec. 21 Police: remote gun theft southwest of Vanderhoof

Vanderhoof’s local RCMP detachment lodged 71 files, which included 10 prisoners, in the past week.

Vanderhoof’s local RCMP detachment lodged 71 files, which included 10 prisoners, in the past week.

 

Remote gun theft

Two firearms were reported stolen from Laidman Lake Lodge at 11 a.m. on Dec. 14.

At the resort located 55 kilometres southwest of Vanderhoof, or four hours by car on forest service roads, a First Nation man in his mid- to late 20s was observed to have taken the firearms and driven away in a small car.

Investigation continues for the incident.

 

– with files from Sgt. Svend Nielsen, Vanderhoof RCMP