The theft of power tools from within the City of Armstrong has RCMP asking for the public’s help.
Police believe the theft occurred between the hours of 7 p.m., July 16, and 7 p.m., July 17, where unknown suspects gained entry into a poultry barn on the IPE grounds.
Four 18-volt batteries, two battery chargers, a jigsaw and a sawsell – all bearing the Makita brand name – were stolen. The estimate value of the equipment is $800.
Anyone with any information on the theft is asked to call the Armstrong detachment at 250-546-3028, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Tips can also be left anonymously at the North Okanagan Shuswap Crime Stoppers Society’s website: www.nokscrimestoppers.com.