Suspects steer vehicle through fence in break-and-enter

Equipment was stolen from a Nanaimo business sometime overnight Jan. 18

Suspects drove a vehicle through a fence to steal equipment from a Nanaimo business last week.

Sometime overnight on Jan. 18, a break-and-enter happened at Brandt Tractor Ltd. on School House Road in South Wellington.

“The owner told police a vehicle was used to breach the exterior fence by driving through it,” noted an RCMP press release.

Three Bomag packers, used in the compaction of soils, asphalt and refuse, were stolen from the compound.

To read other recent articles about unsolved crimes in Nanaimo, click here.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, text 274637, keyword Nanaimo or submit a tip online at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com.

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