File #2019-434

Date of Crime

- January 11, 2019


3600 Block of 6th Avenue

Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving the following crime:

Sometime between in evening of Thursday January 10th and Friday January 11th, an unknown person or persons entered a shop in the 3600 block of 6th Ave where the resident had been repairing a boat.

The owner had left a heater on in the shop to dry out the boat stored inside. When the suspect or suspects entered the unlocked shop they stole the heater as well as some power tools including a chainsaw. The suspect or suspects also entered the boat and removed a plastic tote containing numerous fishing lures and tackle.

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)