Dozens of items confirmed or thought to be stolen have been seized as part of a property crime investigation at an acreage just outside of Prince George.
Monday morning the Prince George RCMP received a report of a stolen Dodge pickup truck from a residence on Riverview Road. The theft happened sometime overnight.
As a result their investigation, officers with the Prince George RCMP obtained a search warrant for a property on Moldowan Cutoff Road, north of Nukko Lake. During the search of the large property, officers located and seized many items including:
- seven stolen vehicles (including the stolen pick-up from September 9)
- five ATVs (two confirmed stolen)
- one dirt bike
- one snow blade
- eight generators
- two compressors
- one propane heater
- one tidy tank
- five loaded firearms
- one crossbow
- Many power tools
- A number of chain saws
All of these items are confirmed or believed to have been stolen. One of the vehicles had been stolen from Vanderhoof and one from Quesnel. Efforts to identify the property owners are underway.
Six people associated to the property were arrested.
The investigation is in the early stages. More details may be released as the investigation continues.
If you have any information about these Criminal offences, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477 or online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest or recovery of stolen property, you could be eligible for a cash reward.