Traffic stop yields stolen items, guns and drugs
2023-01-18 11:11 PST
File # 2023-1292
On January 13, 2023, shortly after 1:00 a.m., Prince George RCMP conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle on Queensway near Patricia Boulevard. While speaking with the driver of the vehicle, police observed a gun case resting at the feet of the front passenger.
The two occupants of the vehicle were arrested and a subsequent search of the vehicle for public and police safety located two firearms and some ammunition. One of the firearms was recently reported as stolen from a residence in Prince George.
The vehicle search located drugs and drug trafficking paraphernalia as well as many large items that appeared to be stolen. We are asking the Prince George community to check their homes, vehicles and around their property for any recently missing items that may not yet have been reported as missing. If you think one of these items is yours, proof of ownership, such as the serial number, will be needed to claim it, states Cpl. Jennifer Cooper, Media Relations Officer for the Prince George RCMP.
The list of found items includes:
Click for larger image: MacBook Air in a black backpack
Click for larger image: Men’s black and blue Voltbike
Click for larger image: Kobalt pressure washer
Click for larger image: Milwaukee tool bag with various tools
Click for larger image: Tool bag with various Dewalt tools
Click for larger image: bronze and grey golf bag with clubs
Click for larger image: Dewalt radio
Click for larger image: Mastercraft arc welder
To claim an item, please attend the Prince George RCMP Detachment at 455 Victoria Street with proof of ownership, such as the serial number and/or make and model of the item(s). Community members will not be able to view an item without providing proof of ownership. Please quote file number 2023-1292.
Did you know that Prince George RCMP has Online Crime Reporting? The Online Crime Reporting tool is available to report crimes that meet certain criteria.
You can also view an interactive Crime Map that provides information about recent and historical property crime incidents by visiting princegeorge.ca/crime-map.
Cpl. Jennifer CooperCommunications NCO / Media Relations Officer
Prince George RCMP
455 Victoria Street, Prince George, BC, V2L 0B7
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