Quesnel RCMP have a man in custody following a break and enter at a home on Maple Drive Monday.
Police got the call at about 3:15 p.m. The homeowner was not at home at the time but received an intrusion alarm call from his alarm company.
Upon police arrival the suspect had already fled the scene. Police reviewed surveillance video and were able to identify the suspect. Police canvassed the area and located the suspect a short distance away. It is alleged the suspect still had some of the stolen property on his person when arrested.
The following charges have been laid against Steven Gerald Schuk:
- Theft under $5,000
- Being unlawfully in a dwelling house with intent to commit an indictable offence
Schuk is currently in custody pending his next court appearance.