Second heist at Penticton Apple Plaza bank kiosk - InfoNews

Current Conditions

Mostly Cloudy

Second heist at Penticton Apple Plaza bank kiosk

FILE PHOTO - Penticton RCMP are investigating the second break-in this year at the Apple Plaza Royal Bank kiosk.
November 15, 2016 - 3:30 PM

PENTICTON - Penticton RCMP are investigating another break and enter at the Royal Bank’s drive through kiosk in Penticton.

RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Don Wrigglesworth says police received a report of a break and enter at the Royal Bank kiosk in Apple Plaza on the morning of Nov. 11.

Sometime the previous night, entry was gained to the kiosk and an angle grinder was used to access the vault.

It is not known how much money was taken during the incident, as several bills remained on scene after they were marked by a dye packet explosion, Wrigglesworth says.

Police are reviewing fingerprints and video surveillance.

The heist was the second to occur at the kiosk this year, which was targeted by thieves in August.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Steve Arstad or call 250-488-3065 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
InfoTel News Ltd

  • Popular kamloops News
  • Comments
View Site in: Desktop | Mobile