NEWS RELEASE · 5th July 2011
New Hazelton RCMP
On July 2nd, 2011 at 11:09 a.m. New Hazelton RCMP received a report of a Break and Enter to the Gitanyow Independent School in Gitanyow B.C. Sometime during the prior two days suspects had broken into the school in attempts to locate money and electronics stored within.
Tools were used in attempt to force entry into two of the safes located inside the school. The suspects were successful in opening one of the safes allowing them to make off with a small amount of Canadian currency. Two cameras were also taken from the school during the break in.
This incident is currently being investigated by the New Hazelton RCMP.
The New Hazelton RCMP are asking anyone who may have witnessed the Break and Enter, or anyone who has any information regarding the Break and Enter, to contact the New Hazelton RCMP or Crimestoppers at the telephone number listed below:
New Hazelton RCMP 250-842-5244
Crimestoppers 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)