On Oct. 14, 2012 at approximately 6:36 a.m., the Burns Lake RCMP responded to a report of break and enter in progress to a home on ninth avenue in Burns Lake.
The suspect gained entry to the home through an unsecured basement window and fled on foot once confronted by the home owner. The suspect was identified as a First Nation male between 17 and 25 years of age, with a slim build approximately 5’8” tall, 150 lbs. and wearing dark clothing.
Police would like to remind the pubic to secure their home, out building and vehicles as a preventive measure.
If anyone has further information regarding this incident, please call the Burns Lake RCMP at 250-692-7171 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).