File# 2017-9021

Date of Crime

- September 25, 2017


McKnight Street

Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving the following crime:
Sometime in the evening hours on Monday, September 25th, two Model 1100 Black Electric Scotty Down riggers with 30 inch booms, were stolen from a 16.5ft Double Eagle boat parked in a yard on Mcknight Street. The owner reported that the suspect made some cuts into the boat’s canvas cover, one of which was about four feet long. Also taken were two new rope style connectors for the cannonballs. One downrigger had a red lock handle and one had a black lock handle. The estimated value of the stolen items is $1250.

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)