Valley RCMP release crime blog of the week
The following stories have been culled from this week’s Comox Valley RCMP crime blog.
On the morning of September 29th, police received reports of two separate motor vehicles being stolen in the Comox Valley.
Later in the day, one of the vehicles was recovered on the Duncan Bay Main near Wolf Lake. The second vehicle, a White Ford F150 pickup has also been recovered.
On September 16th, police had received a report of a stolen vehicle from the 3300 block of Egremont Road in Cumberland. On September 29th, the stolen vehicle was located driving in Cumberland by police.
The driver was arrested and taken into custody and lodged in police cells. The male youth arrested had three warrants for his arrest at the time of the stop and is now also facing charges of possession of stolen property and three counts of break, enter and theft.
On October 5th, police received a report of a break and enter at a residence on the 1500 block of Dingwall road in Courtenay.
The owner reports leaving for the evening and upon return, found that someone had entered through an unlocked door and caused several thousand dollars of damage. The suspect had cut carpets, smashed holes in the walls and threw and smashed around personal items.