Masked man with knife attempts break-in
Elk Valley RCMP is investigating after an unknown masked male, brandishing a knife, attempted to break into a new home in Fernie on Sunday, June 28, around 12:30 a.m.
The male was wearing a large, white semi rigid face-mask with exaggerated facial features; light coloured pants; a dark hoodie with light coloured contrast stitching at the seams, including wrist, shoulder, neck and hood opening; and was seen trying to force the lock with the knife before leaving the residence, Elk Valley RCMP reported.
The new residence was equipped with surveillance cameras and a doorbell camera.
If you have any information regarding this incident, you are encouraged to contact the Elk Valley RCMP at (250) 425-6233 or remain anonymous call calling a tip into Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or by leaving their tip online at www.crimestoppers.net.
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