Cold Lake, Alberta – During the afternoon of September 23, 2017, Cold Lake RCMP recovered 3 of 4 boats stolen from Wizard Lake Marine during the night of September 13, 2017.
The three boats, with trailers, valued at approximately $600,000.00 were located at a rural property near Cold Lake. During the search of the property, an additional $250,000.00 worth of stolen property was recovered by Cold Lake RCMP.
Two adult males are in custody with charges pending. The investigation is continuing by Cold Lake and Leduc RCMP detachments and further updates will be provided when they are available.
One of the boats has not been recovered and RCMP continue to seek assistance in locating that boat. A photo of the boat is attached. It is believed to have been sold in the Edmonton area.
“Crime has no boundaries and it is very common for criminals to cross jurisdictions” says Staff Sergeant Jeremie Landry of Cold Lake RCMP Detachment. “Sharing intelligence and information amongst RCMP detachments is critical in solving crimes. We’re pleased with the progress being made on this investigation.”
If you have information about this investigation, please call the Leduc RCMP at 780-980-7200 or the Cold Lake RCMP at 780-594-3302, or call your local police detachment. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS.
Cold Lake RCMP
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