Early morning break-in at Parksville Dairy Queen

Oceanside RCMP said incident occurred at 1:50 a.m. on April 17

The Dairy Queen at 154 Island Highway E. in Parksville was broken into early Wednesday morning.

The Oceanside RCMP said the break-in occurred at 1:50 a.m. on April 17 and that they are reviewing video evidence and awaiting results from the forensic examination of the scene. RCMP have confirmed a video posted on social media (below) depicts a person that they have an “interest in identifying.”

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“Anyone with information about the break-in is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers,” said Oceanside RCMP Sgt. Stephen Rose.

Rose said it doesn’t appear that anything was stolen.

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