Logan Lake thieves make off with medical truck, copper wire
Ashley Legassic - Reporter
This hydro truck was stolen from the compound at a B.C. Hydro substation in the Logan Lake area some time between Thursday, Aug. 18 and Monday, Aug. 22, 2016.
Image Credit: RCMP handout
August 23, 2016 - 4:20 PM
LOGAN LAKE - RCMP are asking for the public's help in finding a unique truck stolen from a B.C. Hydro substation in the Logan Lake area this weekend.
Police say thieves broke into the substation compound sometime between Thursday, Aug. 18 and Monday, Aug. 22.
The emergency medical truck and about 800 metres of copper wire were taken from the substation, according to a RCMP media release.
The truck is described as an ambulance-bodied 2002 Ford truck, painted white with the letters 'FMI' on the doors and B.C. license plate HB1316.
The copper conductor wire is worth about $4,500, RCMP say.
Anyone who sees the vehicle is asked to call 911. Anyone with information about the truck or the wire are asked to call the Logan Lake RCMP at 250-523-6222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
To contact a reporter for this story, email Ashley Legassic or call 250-319-7494 or email the editor. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw.
We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice. We won't censor or delete comments unless they contain off-topic statements or links, unnecessary vulgarity, false facts, spam or obviously fake profiles. If you have any concerns about what you see in comments, email the editor in the link above.
News from © InfoTel News Ltd, 2016