Bike and tools stolen from Kamloops parkade

KAMLOOPS - RCMP investigators are looking for information regarding a break and enter at a downtown parkade the evening of Oct. 19.

Cpl. Cheryl Bush says the break-in at the Fifth Avenue parkade happened sometime overnight. The suspect or suspects duct-taped and sprayed an oil-like substance on the surveillance cameras, she says.

"The computer that contained the video surveillance was also stolen from the premise. There were vehicles and storage lockers entered, with at least one bike and a Homelite chainsaw being taken,” she says in a release.

If you have information regarding this incident, you are encouraged to contact the RCMP detachment by calling 250-828-3000. To remain anonymous, call Kamloops Crime Stoppers at 250-828-3215.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Glynn Brothen at, or call 250-319-7494. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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