News

Vehicle break-ins spike in East Courtenay, Comox

Two male suspects are wanted in connection with vehicle break-ins in East Courtenay near Comox. - Photo submitted
Two male suspects are wanted in connection with vehicle break-ins in East Courtenay near Comox.
— image credit: Photo submitted

The Comox Valley RCMP are warning the public about a recent spike in theft from vehicles in the East Courtenay and Comox areas.

The culprits are moving from area to area, entering unlocked vehicles. Once inside the vehicles the culprits are stealing Electronic devices, wallets and any money that is accessible to them.

Areas in which the culprits have stolen  items are Highwood Drive, Aspen Road, Mallard and Hawk drives and Fifth Street East areas.

The public are reminded to lock their vehicles and remove valuables in order to lock out crime.

If you have any information as to who commited these crimes or information in regards to these thefts they are asked to contact the Comox Valley RCMP at 250-338-1321 or Crimestoppers at

1-800-222-TIPS(8477).

— Comox Valley RCMP

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Comox author credits Mark Twain for his career
 
Comox Marina users pack chambers
 
Attitudes must change as the climate does
Toy library celebrates a year of sharing
 
Coun. Gord Fuller remains in critical condition after heart attack
 
Silent visitor
Shelter, meal providers see huge demand
 
Cyclists question safety of bike and transit lane
 
This and That, January 21

Community Events, January 2015

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Jan 22 edition online now. Browse the archives.