NEWS RELEASE · 8th August 2013
The Kitimat RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance regarding a file that took place on Wednesday August 7th, 2013.
A report of two pieces of machinery found running without operators on Saunders Rd was reported to the Kitimat RCMP Detachment. Through investigation it was learned that they had been stolen from a local business, between 6pm August 6th and 5am August 7th, driven to the location and left there by persons unknown.
The Kitimat RCMP are requesting the publics assistance with this crime. As the distance traveled from the point of the theft to where the machines were recovered was over 3kms, it is possible that the thieves either walked back down Saunders Rd, or were driven away from the area by a vehicle.
Please contact the Kitimat RCMP with any information regarding this incident at 250-632-7111 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222 TIPS (8477)