Police seek to identify theft suspects

Police are looking for the public’s help in identifying those believed responsible for a theft at a retail store in Prince George earlier this summer.

On June 12, the Prince George RCMP received a report of a theft from a retail store on Ferry Avenue in Prince George.  On June 9, a man and a girl left the store with more than $40 worth of products.  When confronted by store security, they fled on foot.  Surveillance images were provided to police.  Investigators have not been able to identify the suspects and are requesting the public’s help.

Male suspect is described as:

  • Caucasian
  • 18 to 23 year old
  • Short brown hair with facial stubble
  • Medium build
  • Was wearing a blue letterman style jacket with grey sleeves, a black shirt and dark pants

The female suspect is described as:

  • Caucasian
  • 15 to 18 year old
  • Long black hair
  • Thin build
  • Was wearing a grey long sleeve shirt, blue jeans and carrying a medium sized black & red purse

As the girl appears to be under the age of 18, an image cannot be released as per the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

If you have any information about this Criminal offence or the persons involved, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477, online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only), or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES (274637) using keyword “pgtips”.  You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers.  If you provide information that leads to an arrest or the recovery of stolen property, you could be eligible for a cash reward.