Port Alice’s new RCMP officer Rebekah Draht issued a press release requesting the public’s help in solving a crime.
“On January 16 2019 a good citizen reported to the RCMP that someone had tried to sell him a camera bag with camera equipment inside,” stated Draht. “When questioned as to where the seller got the items, he ran off leaving the items. The good citizen dropped the items off at the Port Hardy detachment in hopes of finding the owner.”
Port Hardy RCMP are asking the public if they know anything about the incident, or if they know the owner, to contact Cst. Benjamin Leah at 250-949-6335.
“Please advise if you are the owner, you will need to provide information as to details about the camera equipment the bag,” noted Draht.
If anyone has knowledge of this crime or any other or who is responsible, please contact the Port Hardy RCMP at 250-949-6335. If you wish to remain anonymous, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or visit their web site at www.crimestoppers.ca. They are open 24/7. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display and calls are not traced or recorded.
You do not have to give your name, address or telephone number and you do not need to testify in court. If your information leads to an arrest or charge you may be eligible for a cash award of up to $2000.00.