Large Amount of Football Gear Stolen
Prince George, B.C. – Police are asking for the public’s help as they search for those responsible for the theft of youth sporting equipment.
This past Thursday Prince George RCMP received a report of a theft from a “C-Can” steal storage container in the 2900 block Griffiths Avenue. The container is on the sports field next to Masich Place Stadium and just below Prince George Secondary School. A long list of football equipment was stolen including:
· Protective pads
· First aid kits
· Ice packs
· Agility ladders
· Coaching bags
· Throwing net
· Stationary supplies
Investigators believe the steal container was broken into sometime during the evening of Wednesday September 14th or early morning of Thursday September 15th. They say the people responsible would have had to spend a considerable amount of time in the area. Police are hoping witnesses come forward and provide information that may lead to the recovery of the equipment and the arrest of suspects.
Anyone with information about this theft is asked to call the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477, online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only), or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES (274637) using keyword “pgtips”.