Columbia Valley RCMP Report
This past week, June 7 through June 13, Columbia Valley RCMP responded to 47 calls for service. The following is a summary of some of the files our officers responded to.
Battery stolen from RV trailer in Invermere
On Wednesday, June 9, a resident on Laurier Street in Invermere discovered someone had stolen the battery out of his RV trailer, which had been parked on his property. The theft was believed to have occurred sometime between June 7 and 9.
Windermere gas station broken into
On Saturday, June 12, Columbia Valley RCMP received a report of a break and enter at the Centex gas station on Highway 93/95 in Windermere. Staff arrived in the morning to discover someone had broken a window to gain entry. Video surveillance showed two individuals wearing hoodies, gloves and masks break the glass in order to unlock the door then proceed to take several packages of cigarettes before departing northbound in a small car. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Columbia Valley RCMP or Crimestoppers.
Attempted truck theft in Canal Flats
On Saturday, June 11, a resident on Grainger Road in Canal Flats awoke to find someone had attempted to steal his Ford F350 pickup. The truck had damage to the door and ignition.
– Sgt. Darren Kakuno is Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment commander