Construction site loses wire, tools to thief

Moduline Industries in Penticton lost thousands in wire and tools. Crimestoppers wants help catching the bandit.
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Someone stole several thousand dollars in tools and copper wire at Moduline Industries in Penticton and Crimestoppers wants to nail the thief.

On April 27 someone cut the fence at the site, snuck in and made off with the loot. Two days before this event an unknown male was allegedly casing the site from a golf course. He was dressed in construction clothing, wore a tool belt and had a reflective vest and a red hoodie.

When confronted he dropped some copper wire and fled on a black mountain bike. A red set of wire cutters was also found.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or our website for other anonymous ways of passing along information. If your information leads to an arrest, you may qualify for a cash reward up to $2,000.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Shannon Quesnel at, call 250-488-3065 or tweet @shannonquesnel1

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