Unsolved crimes September 7 -September 16
1. Nanaimo File # 2015- 26797 On Tuesday September 7th a male stole a fire extinguisher from the lobby of the Galaxy movie theatres, located in the North Town Centre Mall. The male is described as white, dark curly hair, full black beard, and heavy set and was wearing a green/grey t-shirt and dark pants.
2. Nanaimo File # 2015-26371 On Wednesday September 9th a male attempted to steal $400 dollars of goods from Walmart. The only item he managed to take was a $20 dollar pair of shoes. The suspect left in a Ford F350 truck. The male is described as white, late 20’s, very skinny, tall and wearing low hanging grey sweatpants..
3. Nanaimo file # 2015-26415 On Thursday September 10th at approximately 10:30 pm, tomatoes were thrown at a home Arbot Rd. The home owners vegetable garden was also vandalized. A male was seen running away from the house and getting into a dark coloured car. The week prior some garbage was dumped in their yard.
4. Nanaimo file # 2015-26697 On Saturday September 12th an unknown person stole upwards of $300 of alcohol from a beer fridge located in the backyard of a home in the 2500 block of Rosstown Rd.
5. Nanaimo file # 2015-26660 On Thursday September 12th $7000 of copper wire was stolen from a secure compound at Cercom Electronics, located at 2540 Bowen Rd. A 6x4 hole was cut in the fence using wire cutters. Once inside the compound, suspects took 2 large commercial sized rolls/wheels of "foam heliacs cables”, approximately 2-3 inches in diameter. The rolls were large enough that 2 persons would be needed to lift it and a large truck or van to remove it..
6. Nanaimo file # 2015-26845 On Sunday September 13th at 6;50 pm a male residing in the 600 block of 4th St was hit in the face with bear spray, delivered by an unknown male. The victim opened his door and was immediately hit with the bear spray. The can of bear spray was black. The male then left the area and may be associated to a small 2-door black car. The suspect is white, 5 ft 10, slim build and was wearing a grey t-shirt.
7. Nanaimo file # 2015-26714 On Saturday September 12th between 2 pm and 4 pm, a black 2012 CRB250 motorcycle with BC plate W13939 was stolen from the parking lot of Quality Foods,University Mall.
8. Nanaimo file # 2015-27121 Sometime on Wednesday September 16th a detached garage, located in the 3100 block of 3180 Departure Bay Rd was broken. Taken was a burgundy “Shoprider” scooter.
9. Nanaimo file # 2015-27129 Stolen overnight from the 300 block of Machleary St, a blue 4dr Honda Accord,BC plate 075LWC.