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Police seek suspect after interrupted break in

June 09, 2013 - 10:57 PM

The Lake Country RCMP are looking for a man responsible for breaking into a home on Teresa Road last night. The break in was interrupted by a residents assisted by her neighbour. The suspect was confronted and fled on foot.

They called police at 9:24 p.m. An 18 year old girl returned home and noticed the silhouette of someone walking inside her house and went to a neighbour to call for help. The girl's neighbour confronted the suspect at the rear of the home and the man fled on foot and dropped the items taken during the residential break in.

Police determined the thief entered through a rear window and tried to get away with two laptop computers, jewelry, watches, perfume and electronics chargers were taken. All items taken were recovered.

The suspect is described as:

Caucasian male;
approximately 6'0" tall and skinny;
short brush cut hair with a goatee;
wearing a grey hooded sweater, shorts and a t-shirt;
Police are requesting the public's assistance in helping to identify this person.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to please call Const. Robbins of the Lake Country RCMP at 250-766-2288. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637) ktown.

For more Home Security Tips, please visit the BC RCMP website at www.bc.rcmp.ca

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