PRINCE GEORGE, BC: At approximately 2:40 AM on Wednesday March 18, 2020, the Prince George RCMP received a report of a break & enter to a business on the 600 block of Central Street West in the city…
The initial report indicated that a lone male smashed a window of a retail store and fled with stolen merchandise in a shopping cart.
Frontline officers attended the area and located the suspect. The 41 year-old Prince George man was arrested without incident. Investigators recovered almost $4000 worth of goods in the suspect’s possession, in the shopping cart or in a near-by dumpster.
The BC Prosecution Service has approved the following Criminal Code charges against Lionel William TANGUAY:
- Break and Enter with Intent
- Theft under $5000
- Mischief under $5000
- Possession of Break-in tools
- Disguise with Intent
- Failing to Comply with Release order x2
TANGUAY was held in custody and will appear in court by teleconference later today.