File #2018-8675

Date of Crime

- August 25, 2018


Port Alberni airport

Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving the following crime:

Sometime between Saturday August 11th and Saturday August 25th, an unknown person or persons stole a portable band saw mill from a lot behind the Port Alberni airport.

The heavy duty portable mill is part of a trailer and was parked on the grounds of the nursery located by the airport. As the mill is portable it can be transported from site to site by being towed behind a vehicle. The mill trailer had BC licence plate 90746U attached.

The band saw mill is a 1999 lime green Timberwolf with yellow writing and decals. It works on hydraulics. The trailer is 34 feet long, single axle, with white rimmed tires. The mill is constructed of square steel tubing compared to most other brands. The mill trailer is valued at $45,000.

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)

Portable mill and trailer