Union Bay pole stolen before it could help charities

Comox Valley RCMP are seeking whoever stole a 20-foot wooden pole in Union Bay that was to have benefited charity.

THIS 20-FOOT POLE was stolen in Union Bay before it could be raffled to benefit local charities.

THIS 20-FOOT POLE was stolen in Union Bay before it could be raffled to benefit local charities.

Comox Valley RCMP are seeking whoever stole a 20-foot wooden pole in Union Bay that was to have benefited charity.

A local carver spent countless hours working on this work of art, which was to be donated for a raffle benefiting local charities. The pole was drying in a remote area of private property in Union Bay when it was stolen sometime last week.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Horvath at the Comox Valley RCMP at 250-338-1321.

To remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or www.bccrimestoppers.com.

— Comox Valley RCMP