PRINCE GEORGE, BC: Police are continuing to investigate a series of Break & Enters to privately owned liquor stores in our community…
Police say at approximately 1:30 AM on Monday, March 27, 2017, the Prince George RCMP received a report of a commercial alarm at a liquor store on Cowart Road in Prince George. Police attended the business and found significant damage to the front of the store, likely caused by a vehicle. Suspects and the vehicle were gone before police arrived. Videos of this incident are posted below the finished story…
This is the third Break & Enter to a liquor store since Sunday, March 19, and the second where a vehicle was used to gain entry.
At approximately 4:30 AM on Sunday, March 19, the Prince George RCMP received a report of a Break & Enter at a liquor store on Highway 97 near Northwood Pulpmill Road in Prince George. Officers arrived and found that the window was smashed and a small amount of liquor had been stolen.
Just before 6:00 AM on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, the Prince George RCMP responded to a report of a Break & Enter at a liquor store on Monterey Road in Prince George.
Two suspects were captured on surveillance using a vehicle to gain entry to the business and then stealing several bottles of liquor. Check out the full PJXM website for this story.
Police are aware of the similarities in these incidents and are alive to the possibility that all three were committed by the same persons. The investigation is continuing and officers are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the persons responsible. Further updates may be provided as they become available.
If you have any info please contact the Prince George RCMP at 250-561-3300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Written and released by Prince George RCMP with edits by PJXM News.