Local Mounties are investigating several residential and commercial break and enters.

That from RCMP Constable Don Sinclair who says residents need to step up their household security a notch or two…

Sinclair has more details on the weapons heist…

Constable Sinclair says anyone with any information should get in touch with Comox Valley RCMP.

On August 11th police received a report of a break, enter and theft from a residence on the 2400 block of Tudor drive in Comox. Several electronic devises were stolen.

Police entered into a report of a robbery that had occurred on 5th street in Courtenay on the afternoon of August 12th. The victim reports being accosted by a person he knows and had his skateboard, wallet and phone taken. This matter is under investigation.

On the evening of August 14th police were called to a report of a break, enter and theft from a residence on the 1200 block of Fenwick road in Merville. Several weapons were stolen along with a tv.

While on patrol on Hornby Island on the night of August 15th police came upon a break, enter and theft that had just occurred at the Hornby Island Co-op. A neighbour had seen a male in a black hoodie, gloves and wearing a black mask and carrying a crowbar around the store. Entry had been made to the store. This investigation is continuing.