Coquitlam, BC: Police are asking for public assistance to identify a man after he attempted to steal a number of collectable figurines from a business inside Coquitlam Centre Mall. The suspect was apprehended by staff shortly before 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 30th after he left the store without paying. The suspect handed over the merchandise then fled the scene prior to police arrival.
This individual is believed to be responsible for multiple thefts from the same business where staff were not so fortunate to recover their property.
Anyone with information that could assist in identifying this person is asked to call the Coquitlam RCMP at 604-945-1550 and quote police file number 2016-24776. If you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers:
by phone: 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS)
by SMS: Text BCTIP and your message to CRIMES (274637)
File # 2016-24776