News

Police on hunt for beef jerky bandit

Police are seeking this man. - Richmond RCMP photo
Police are seeking this man.
— image credit: Richmond RCMP photo

Local police are hunting for an alleged thief with a penchant for beef jerky.

Richmond RCMP issued a news release Thursday, seeking the public's help in identifying a man believed responsible for stealing numerous packages of beef jerky from a local convenience store.

On March 4 around 2:30 p.m. police were called about a theft at the Petro Canada gas station at 8151 Granville Ave. Police say a man entered the store, grabbed beef jerky that was on display and left without paying. Police couldn't find the man.

The suspect is described as an aboriginal male, approximately five foot ten with short black hair that was shaved on the sides. He was wearing a grey hooded jacket, grey scarf and dark coloured pants worn with one leg rolled up.

Anyone with information about the incident or the man's identity is asked to call Const. Hearty at 604-278-1212. To remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Gypsy moth infestation discovered in Cloverdale
 
After grounding Hawks, Sockeyes lose to Pack
 
28th annual Toy Run roars through Fraser Valley
Aldergrove’s Wall-o-Lanterns a Huge Success
 
Updated: Surrey man victim of fatal Langley collision
 
Stolen cars land three under arrest
Dix to focus on tech sector, skills training
 
Election 2014: What can be done about homelessness in Burnaby?
 
Royal City Farmers Market lovers have their reasons

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 17 edition online now. Browse the archives.