PQB crime report: Suspect arrested after nighttime Parksville break-in

Oceanside RCMP receive 259 complaints in one-week period

Oceanside RCMP received 259 complaints during the period of May 24-30.

Some of those incidents included:

May 24

• B.C. licence plate 202 NRE was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 100 block of Sylvan Crescent, Parksville.

• A property break-and-enter was reported in the 900 block of Church Road, Parksville. A subject was arrested for trespassing at night and possessing break-and-enter tools.

May 25

• A black purse was found in the 400 block of Stanford Avenue East, Parksville. Contact Oceanside RCMP at 250-248-6111 during regular business hours to claim.

• A business sign, ‘Arch and Main’, was reported stolen in the 1300 block of Sunrise Drive, Parksville. Please contact Oceanside RCMP at 250-248-6111 during regular business hours if found.

• A decorative metal wagon with potted plants was reported stolen in the 600 block of Phillips Street, Parksville.

READ MORE: Car thieves strike in Parksville, Qualicum Beach

May 26

• A boat was reported vandalized in the 1300 block of Madrona Drive, Nanoose Bay.

May 28

• A guitar with case was found in the area of Crescent Road, Qualicum Beach, on May 28. Contact Oceanside RCMP to claim.

READ MORE: Qualicum Beach business tagged with graffiti

May 29

• Approximately $2,000 worth of tools was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 800 block of Aberdeen Drive, Parksville.

• A wallet was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 600 block of Beach Road, Qualicum Beach.

If you see a crime in progress, call 911. If you have information regarding an incident, phone the Oceanside RCMP non-emergency number at 250-248-6111 during regular office hours (8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.) weekdays except holidays. Outside of business hours, call 250-248-6111, extension 7.

— NEWS Staff, submitted

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