This valuable painting of Buddha was stolen from a residence in the 600-block of Anderton Road in Comox on Oct. 24. RCMP are requesting anyone with information comes forward. Photo submitted.

Comox Valley RCMP searching for stolen painting

The painting is a valuable canvas depicting Buddha

  • Nov. 5, 2018 9:00 a.m.

Comox Valley RCMP are currently searching for a valuable painting that was stolen from a residence in Comox.

On Oct. 24, someone entered the carport at a residence on the 600-block of Anderton Road in Comox and stole a valuable canvas depicting Buddha.

“You cannot put a price on something with sentimental value,” said Cst. Monika Terragni, media relations officer, Comox Valley RCMP. “This painting needs to get back to the owner.”

The Comox Valley RCMP Crime Reduction Unit is continuing with this investigation and would like to speak with any potential witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Comox Valley RCMP at 250-338-1321 and refer to file 2018-15155.

If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Comox Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at comoxvalleycrimestoppers.bc.ca. When reporting through Crime Stoppers, you never have to identify yourself or testify in court, and you could receive a cash reward for your information.

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