RCMP kept busy with reports of weekend break ins

Williams Lake RCMP report responding to complaints of house and vehicle break ins over the weekend

  • Dec. 8, 2014 10:00 a.m.

On Dec. 7 at 2:30 p.m., the Williams Lake RCMP attended a residence on the 1100 block of 2nd Ave N. The occupant of the residence called to report a break and enter that occurred sometime overnight while they were away. Nothing was missing from the home although a few items were moved.  Suspect(s) gained entry into the residence by kicking the front door in. The matter is still under investigation.

On Dec. 8, at 3:13 a.m., PD Security contacted the Williams Lake RCMP to report mischief to vehicle in the parking lot at the Coast Fraser Inn. Police attended and located a purple Chrysler Intrepid with a busted out passenger window. The glove box was open and it appeared some things had been rummaged through. It is unknown if anything was taken from the vehicle.

Also Dec. 8,  at 7:09 a.m., the Williams Lake RCMP received a report from a male advising the back passenger window of his grey GMC Sierra pickup had been pried open sometime overnight while parked on the 200 block of Donald road.  Officer attended and located the pickup, which had been riffled through and the ignition tampered with.  The owner stated that the only thing missing from the pickup was a black Buck knife (6″ long).  A witness stated he awoke at 1:00 a.m. to the sound of a car alarm.

The witness looked out of his window and saw the pickup with its lights flashing, but did not see anyone nearby. This matter is still under investigation.