$10K and mushroom baskets stolen from truck near Riske Creek

More than $10,000 and 35 mushroom baskets were stolen from a truck near Riske Creek on June 13.

  • Jun. 21, 2012 5:00 a.m.

More than $10,000 and 35 mushroom baskets were stolen from a truck near Riske Creek on June 13.

Police say that between 1 and 2 p.m. on that day a vehicle was broken into while parked on a gravel road by Riske Creek.

The cash was taken from the cab of the truck and the baskets from the box.

The baskets are designed for mushroom picking and are distinctive, each with a lid and white with red spray paint on the side of the basket.

The Williams Lake RCMP are asking anyone with information in regards to this incident or the whereabouts of the missing items to contact them at 250-392-6211. Those who would like to remain anonymous can call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Williams Lake Tribune