File # 2016-11450/2016-11509

Date of Crime

- December 13, 2016


2500 block of 8th Ave/3000 block of 6th Ave.

Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving the following crime:

A Grinch or Grinches are dampening the Christmas spirits for some Port Alberni residents.
Thieves are stealing Christmas lights and decorations, most specifically the Christmas laser light projectors.
On December 10th between 6:30 PM and 7 PM a laser light projector was stolen from the front lawn of a residence in the 2500 block of 8th Ave. On December 13th between 12 noon and 5 PM, a “Snowflurry” laser light projector was stolen from a residence in the 3000 block of 6th Ave. These projectors are valued between $60 - $200 each.
Don’t let the Grinch leave you in the dark.

Anyone with information on this, or any other crime, is asked to contact the Port Alberni RCMP at 250-723-2424 or Alberni Valley Crime Stoppers at:
• by phone: 1-800-222-8477(TIPS)
• online:
• by SMS: Text: BCTIP and your message to CRIMES (274637)