Mounties seek public’s help after vehicle stolen

RCMP are looking into a Jan. 25 theft, after a stolen van was recovered on Cedar Ridge Drive in Sooke.

  • Feb. 14, 2017 7:00 p.m.

RCMP are looking into a Jan. 25 theft, after a stolen van was recovered on Cedar Ridge Drive in Sooke.

The vehicle, a 2003 Econoline Van, was stolen from a Sooke School District compound on Access Road.

More than $5,000 worth of equipment was stolen from the vehicle, police said.

Police undertook a forensic examination of the vehicle.

“The police have suspects in this investigation, but are asking for the public’s assistance,” said Sooke RCMP Staff Sgt. Jeff McArthur.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sooke RCMP at 250-642-5241 or Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.