News Stories for 2016-05-24– 2016-05-30
A bike theft was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP on the morning of May 24th. The bright blue Specialized race frame bike is described to have shocks with red air caps, grey grips with blue ends. The bike was taken from the 4800 block of Headquarters Road, Courtenay. (2016-5964) A second bike theft was reported on May 24th. A women’s silver Raleigh 10 speed bike was stolen from a residence on the 200 block Anderton Ave, Courtenay. (216-5981)
On May 24th, the Comox Valley RCMP were advised of an outboard boat motor theft that occurred overnight on the night of May 22nd. A black, Tohatsu, 5 HP motor was taken from a boat moored in Ford’s Cove, Hornby Island. Two further reports of theft from boats in this area were received. These thefts appeared to have occurred the same night, May 22nd. The other items, including a fuel tank and fishing gear, were located a short time later. (2016-5967)
A theft was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP on May 25th. It was realized, that on or about May 21st, unknown person(s) had attended a residence on the 3400 block of Royston Rd, Royston. While there, gas was syphoned from a motorcycle and chainsaws. A hose was left behind. It was also reported that construction tools were stolen from this residence as well. (2016-6003)
During routine patrols on Highway 19A, a Comox Valley RCMP constable noted a vehicle fail to stop at a stop sign. A traffic stop was conducted and an impaired operation of a motor vehicle investigation was started. It was determined the driver had consumed alcohol before driving. The driver was issued a 3 day Immediate Roadside Prohibition. (2016-6033)
A vehicle parked on the 1700 block of Comox Rd, during the day on May 26th, was entered by an unknown person and items were stolen. The items taken included a green and black back pack, a Yamaha clarinet and a box of magic cards. (2016-6059)
A white 2015 Honda Ruckus 49cc scooter was reported stolen to the Comox Valley RCMP on May 26th. The vehicle had been parked across the street from the Buckley Bay Ferry Terminal in Fanny Bay. The scooter has a red seat and is bearing British Columbia Plate number W52310. (2016-6065)
On May 27th, damage to a building, located on the 400 block of Old Island Highway, Courtenay, was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP. An unknown vandal used a sharpie and pencil to write on walls. A plastic table, door sensor and a plastic protective cover over a florescent light all had burn marks in them. (2016-6096)
The Comox Valley RCMP were advised of a mischief to a vehicle on May 27th, which occurred on the 300 block of 6th Ave, Courtenay. An unknown person had smashed the back window of the vehicle that was parked on the street. (2016-6142)
A driver side mirror on a vehicle parked on the 1800 block of Willemar Ave, Courtenay was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP on May 29th. The vehicle was parked on the evening of May 28th, and when the driver went to leave in the morning, the broken mirror was noticed. It appeared other vehicle mirrors parked in the area had also been damaged, but no further reports were made to the RCMP. (2016-6197)
A speeding vehicle was stopped on Ryan Rd, Courtenay, during the early morning hours of May 30th. The traffic stop for speeding evolved into an impaired driving investigation. The driver was found to have consumed alcohol before driving and was issued a 90 day Immediate Roadside Prohibition. The vehicle was impounded for 30 days. (2016-6227)
If you have any information regarding any of these files, or any other crime, please contact the Comox Valley RCMP at 250-338-1321.
If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Comox Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at comoxvalleycrimestoppers.bc.ca. You never have to identify yourself or testify in court, and you could receive a cash reward for your information.