NEWS RELEASE · 26th September 2013
On September 22nd, 2013 a report of an attempted vehicle theft was reported to the Kitimat RCMP Detachment in the area of Drake st / Lahakas Blvd.
3 individuals setoff an alarm on a vehicle, and the vehicle owner and neighbor confronted the suspects who then fled on foot.
The individuals were described as;
1) Native Female with long black hair, mid 20s wearing a white hoodie
2) Tall (6') middleeastern male, mid 20s wearing a grey hoodie
3) shorter male, mid 20s wearing a black hoodie carrying a black backpack
Extensive patrols were made by the Kitimat RCMP Detachment members, however the suspects were not located. There was no reported damage, nor anything taken from the vehicle.
The Kitimat RCMP are reminding residents no to leave any valuables in their vehicles, and to ensure they are locked and secure when parked.
Anyone having information as to who is responsible for these crimes is encouraged to call the Kitimat RCMP or Crime Stoppers at 1-250-TIPS(8477) and quote Kitimat RCMP Detachment file 2013-3394