File #2017-7288

Date of Crime

- August 14, 2017


China Creek Marina

Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving the following crime:

Sometime between July 16th and Monday August 14th, an unknown person or persons boarded a vessel that was trailered at China Creek Marina and stole several pieces of fishing equipment.

The unknown suspect or suspects, boarded a 21 foot, white and blue Campion Explorer named Free Willy which was parked in the tenting area of the marina. The suspect or suspects stole 2 black 10’ Ugly Stick fishing rods, 2 black with orange striping 11 foot Fire Wolf fishing rods, 2 Daiwa reels, a Garmin 650 GPS, one 36 inch and one 40 inch Scotty down riggers with orange markings, a grey Panorama Hummingbird depth sounder, a brown camo coloured Sitka brand hoodie as well as several fillet and folding knives.

Total value stolen estimated at 3,300.00.

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)