Date of Crime
File #2018-1083, 2018-1088, 2018-1148, and 2018-1151
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving the following crimes:
Sometime during the overnight hours of Thursday February 1st, an unknown person or persons broke into two vehicles in the 3800 block of 10th Ave.
A black Dodge SUV was parked behind a residence when the unknown suspect or suspects smashed the driver’s window. The vehicle was rummaged through but nothing appears to be taken.
A red pickup truck was parked in its owner’s driveway overnight when the suspect or suspects broke the driver’s side back window, rummaged through the truck stealing a musical instrument as well as CD’s, pet supplies and other miscellaneous items.
Thieves were back at it in the early morning hours of Sunday February 4th.
At 3:10 am, the owner of a blue pickup truck woke up to the truck alarm sounding as a suspect had smashed the window reached in and stole an old portable DVD player. A man was observed riding a bike away from the 2800 block of 9th Ave area.
A second vehicle was broken into overnight in the 3500 block of 11th Ave. A blue Ford Escape had its passenger side window smashed and a few miscellaneous items stolen.
Police remind the public not to leave anything in your unattended vehicle.
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: www.solvecrime.ca
• by SMS: Text: BCTIP and your message to CRIMES (274637)