Firearms missing after break-in at Enderby home

Enderby RCMP are asking the public’s help in solving a break and enter resulted in firearms and ammunition being stolen.

nderby RCMP are asking the public’s help in solving a break and enter resulted in firearms and ammunition being stolen.

The theft from a home in the 100 block of Glenmary Road was reported on Dec. 5.

“The owner had left for work at 7 a.m. that day, and when he came home that afternoon, he discovered all of his nine assorted firearms and ammunition had been stolen,” said Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP spokesperson Gord Molendyk.

The theft was reported to police at 3:20 p.m.

Entry to the home was gained through the front door.

The firearms had been locked up and secured.

Also stolen were a black rhino carving, approximately 18-inches in length, an elephant carving, electronic items including a computer, an amount of cash, binoculars and assorted hunting equipment.

A tool box with “308 Winchester” written on it, filled with all kinds of different ammunition for the various firearms, was also taken.

Anybody with any information on the theft is asked to call the Enderby RCMP at 250-838-6818, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Tips can also be left at the local Crime Stoppers’ website, www.nokscrimestoppers.com.