NEWS RELEASE · 27th January 2012
Some good police work has resulted in linking property seized during a routine traffic stop with a break and enter that occurred on Shames Mountain.
A traffic stop was conducted on Hwy 16 about 20km West of town at approximately 4 AM on January 25, 2012. The car was found to be packed with some items that raised an eyebrow including 6 snow boards and several power tools. One of the power tools matched the description of an item stolen from Skeena Valley Fabrication. All of the property was seized for further investigation.
On January 26, Terrace RCMP received a report of a break and enter with theft from Shames Mountain that occurred during the night of January 25. Several of the items reported missing were the items seized from the traffic stop on the night of January 25.
“We believe that he was en route to Prince Rupert to exchange the property for drugs, “ says Cst. Stu Egers of the Terrace RCMP.
Police are still investigating this matter.
How dare you.
Comment by cb on 2nd February 2012
The people involved in this incident should have their names and pictures posted. How dare you rip off a non-profit co-op. All involved in the co-op are making it work, but even the price of new tools is a set back. Shame on you.