Nanaimo RCMP are looking for Nathalie Van Rooyen, accused of theft, property crimes and breach of probation. (Photo submitted)

Wanted woman ‘very active’ in thefts around Nanaimo, police say

Nathalie Van Rooyen wanted for alleged property crimes, theft and breach of probation

Police are looking for a Nanaimo woman they allege is “very active” in thefts in the region.

Nathalie Van Rooyen, 37, is wanted for four counts of possession of stolen property, theft under $5,000 and breach of probation.

“There are numerous active files involving her illegal pursuits in Nanaimo and elsewhere on Vancouver Island,” notes a Nanaimo RCMP press release.

Van Rooyen is caucasian, 5-foot-8, weighs 122 pounds and has blonde hair and green eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345. To remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit a tip online at and quote file No. 2019-39346.

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