Rash of crime in Black Creek

The Comox Valley RCMP have been kept busy responding to numerous files in the Black Creek area over the last couple of months

The Comox Valley RCMP have been kept busy responding to numerous files in the Black Creek area over the last couple of months.

Many of the Black Creek residents have been victims of theft and vandalism. The offences include break and enters, theft from automobiles, other thefts and acts of vandalism, the most common of which is graffiti. The Comox Valley RCMP believe one or two groups of individuals are responsible for these crimes and are hoping to put an end to their activities with the help of the public. Anyone with information on these thefts and acts of vandalism are asked to contact the Comox Valley RCMP at (250)338-1321 or anonymously to Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Mill and saws go missing

Campbell River RCMP received a report of a theft of items from a residence in the 2700 block of the Island Highway on July 10.

The complainant reported to police that he had stored an Alaska Saw Mill and two powersaws at the location for some time, when he returned to retrieve them they were gone. The value of the items is yet to be confirmed.

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