RCMP investigating theft

Sergeant Craig Learning


Tumbler Ridge RCMP are currently investigating a theft from motor vehicle that occurred overnight in the 100 block of Bergeron Drive, Tumbler Ridge, B.C.

It is believed that the suspect(s) gained access to the vehicle sometime between 10:15 PM on September 23 and 5:00 AM on September 24, taking various items, most notable; a Browning 300 Winchester Mag rifle.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding this theft to contact the local Tumbler Ridge Detachment at (250) 242-5252 or Crimestoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477.

With hunting season upon us, police are also taking this opportunity to remind people of the importance of safely securing and storing firearms at all times.