File # 2017-9569

Date of Crime

- October 12, 2017


3500 Block of McKnight Street

Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving the following crime:

Sometime between the evening of Wednesday October 11th and 9 am on Thursday October 12th, an unknown person or persons entered a garage in the 3500 block of McKnight St and stole several items from the garage as well as from the car parked within it. Neighbours reported hearing noises in the area around 4:30 to 4:45 am.
The unknown suspect or suspects walked into an open garage and stole several tools and marine supplies then rummaged through the unlocked vehicle parked within the garage stealing more items, including the garage door remote control.
The stolen property includes a Dewalt 20 Volt cordless drill in a bag, a red toolbox with various hand tools, a Scotty electric downrigger, a Yamaha generator, a 5 lbs propane tank, a Motomaster power pack, a marine battery and a battery tester.
The value of the stolen property is estimated at $3,200.

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)