Police seek suspect in power tool thefts

Armstrong RCMP seek public assistance in West Ridge Rock tool theft on Otter Lake Road

  • Mar. 14, 2012 8:00 a.m.

Armstrong RCMP are asking for the public’s help in identifying those involved in the theft of power tools and a generator.

The items are believed to have been taken from the compound of West Ridge Rock on Otter Lake Road in Spallumcheen, sometime between 10 and 10:30 p.m. on Feb. 29.

Unknown suspects gained entry into the compound and a 32-foot trailer where a silver impact air hammer, a blue Power First generator, Makita disc grinder – green in colour, model #9005B – a yellow DeWalt grinder and a Westward socket wrench set in a red plastic case were stolen.

The estimated value of the items stolen is $3,000.

Anybody with any information can contact the RCMP at 250-546-3028, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.