Saanich Police are asking the public to be on the look out for someone trying to sell property related to a recent theft from a detached garage.
Overnight between December 13 and December 14, someone unlawfully entered a detached garage located on a property in the 4400 block of Wilkinson Road. The suspects gained access to the garage through a sliding glass door and stole 11 beer from a fridge within the garage.
A boat that had been parked on the property was also entered. Approximately $1650 worth of items were stolen from the boat. The suspect may be looking to sell the items to unwary purchasers.
Included in the list of stolen items were:
one Islander mooching reel valued at $600
one Trophy fishing reel, blue in colour, valued at $250
one set of Vortexx binoculars, valued at $800.
Based on the limited items taken during this incident, it is believed that the person, or persons responsible were likely on foot or travelling by bicycle.
Anyone with information concerning the whereabouts of any of the listed items or with information relating to the break in and theft, are asked to call Saanich Police at 250-475-4321, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).
Sgt. Steve Eassie #158