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Vanderhoof RCMP investigating thefts from vehicles

Suspect was arrested and released on a Promise to Appear for a future court date, Sgt. Rodney Guthrie of the Vanderhoof RCMP said.

The Vanderhoof RCMP are investigating multiple thefts from vehicles.

These thefts occured during the early morning hours in the area of Victoria Street East and Recreation Avenue on Oct. 20, as per an Oct. 28 news release.

The suspect was confronted by a homeowner during one of the thefts and chased off, Sgt. Rodney Guthrie of the Vanderhoof RCMP said.

The suspect was in possession of stolen items from some of the vehicles and has been released on a Promise to Appear for a future court date with charges of possession of stolen property, Guthrie added.

There were several items recovered with the suspect that police believe are stolen, but were not related to any of the reported thefts.

If anyone had items stolen from their vehicles during this time frame they are asked to contact the Vanderhoof RCMP detachment at 250-567-2222.


Aman Parhar
Editor, Vanderhoof Omineca Express

aman.parhar@ominecaexpress.com

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