Treherne RCMP respond to several break and enters during early morning hours.
On Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at approximately 2:45 am, Treherne RCMP officers were alerted to an alarm at a service station in St. Claude. Officers arrived and discovered the front door smashed and the cash register stolen.
Officers received another alarm 45 minutes later at a convenience store in Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes. Upon arrival, they found that the store had been broken into. Security cameras installed in the store captured two suspects smashing the front window and entering the store.
The suspects are then seen exiting the store with cigarettes and getting into a white pickup truck believed stolen from the Mariapolis area.
One suspect is described as being in his early 20’s with medium build, short hair with sideburns, wearing dark coloured clothing, a camouflaged baseball cap, and white runners. The second suspect is also described as having a medium build, dark coloured clothing and white runners.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Treherne RCMP at 204-723-2024 or call Manitoba Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, submit a secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com or text “TIPMAN” plus your message to CRIMES (274637).
The investigation is continuing.