News Stories for 2018-01-09– 2018-01-15

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From January 9th to January 15th, the Comox Valley RCMP responded to 5 calls for theft from vehicles. Items taken from these vehicles included, cash/change, a backpack, electronics, cheques and licence plates. The Comox Valley RCMP is reminding residence to ensure your vehicle is locked if you leave it parked for any length of time. Always ensure you do not leave anything of value in your vehicle.

On January 9th, a report of a break, enter and theft was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP. A work trailer, which had been parked overnight on the 300 block of 12th Street, had been broken into. Several construction tools, including nail guns, framing nailers, a sawzall and coil nailers had been stolen. (2018-454)

A property theft was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP on January 11th. It was reported that sometime in the early evening, an unknown person had entered a carport, located on the 1600 block of Elm Avenue, in Comox. A large portable tent garage, which was still in the box, was stolen. (2018-545)

During the early morning hours of January 13th, a traffic stop resulted in an impaired investigation. It was found that the driver had consumed alcohol before operating their vehicle. The driver was issued a 3 day immediate roadside driving prohibition. The vehicle was also impounded. (2018-607)

A mischief to a business was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP during the early morning hours of January 14th. The business, located on the 2700 block of Dunsmuir Avenue, in Cumberland, had the front window smashed between 10 pm and midnight on January 13th. Entry was not gained into the business. (2018-651)

The Comox Valley RCMP were advised of a mischief to a piece of equipment on January 14th. Sometime overnight, an excavator that had been parked on the 2300 block of Kendal Avenue, in Cumberland, had been spray painted, causing damage to the windows. (2018-672)

A theft of a vehicle was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP on January 15th. The vehicle, a black, 2013 Audi Q5 was stolen from a dealership located on the 400 block of Ryan Road, sometime between the evening of Saturday, January 13th, and Monday morning, January 15th. The Audi is described as having black alloy wheels and a generic plate frame with 2013 on the front and back. If you see this vehicle, please contact the Comox Valley RCMP at 250-338-1321 and cite file number 2018-702.