The Comox Valley RCMP are investigating a theft that was reported to them on Feb. 13.
A local building contractor reports that two unknown men went to a building site on the 2000 block of Lambert drive in Courtenay and stole a Wacker Plate Compactor unit valued at $2,500.
The Caucasian men are described as being heavy-set, about five feet, 10 inches tall and aged 50 to 60. One was described as having facial hair and second man did not. Both were wearing dark clothing.
At the time, they were driving a black, full-sized pickup truck with white lettering on the doors that spelled TAXI.
If you have any information about this theft or the identities of the two men, you are asked to contact Const. Troy Godard of the Comox Valley RCMP at 250-338-1321.
— Comox Valley RCMP