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Keremeos self storage lockers targeted by thieves

Thieves cut through a chain link fence to access self storage units at Ambry self Storage in Keremeos earlier this week.
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December 22, 2015 - 12:54 PM

PENTICTON - Several customers are missing items following a break in at a Keremeos self storage compound.

Thieves cut locks on several units in the Keremeos self storage facility, located on Veterans Avenue sometime between 10 p.m., Monday, Dec. 20, and 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 21, Keremeos RCMP Cpl. Kathleen Thien says.

A chain link fence was cut in order to gain access to the facility on the side of the property backing the Great Northern rail trail.

The storage facility’s owners have not yet been able to determine everything taken, but it has been confirmed a red Honda 2000 watt generator was among the items taken from one unit.

Anyone who might have seen suspicious activity or who has information about this break in are asked to contact the Keremeos RCMP at 250-499-5511, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Police are also reminding the public property crimes often increase this time of year.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Steve Arstad at sarstad@infonews.ca or call 250-488-3065. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

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