RNC Arrest Man for Break and Enter into Commercial Businesses
Written by Administrator on December 4, 2014
(CORNER BROOK, NL) – December 4, 2014 – The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary
(RNC) Corner Brook Region has arrested a Corner Brook man as a result of an ongoing
break, enter and theft investigation.
On November 27, 2014 at approximately 5:00 a.m. RNC Patrol Services responded to a
complaint of break and enter into a commercial business on Lundrigan Drive. It was
reported that a door to a business was found insecure. Further investigation revealed
that the business had been broken into. Two snowmobiles and a 4 wheeled ATV had
been stolen from the business.
As a result of an investigation, RNC Patrol Services located all three items within a 4 km
radius of the business and all items were returned to the business by 6:30 a.m. The
value of the recovered items was approximately $30000 in total. Later in the morning at
approximately 8:10 a.m., RNC Patrol Services received a call from another business on
Lundrigan Drive reporting a break, enter and theft. During this incident, a storage area
had been entered and a large quantity of tools was reported stolen.
As a result of an ongoing investigation by members of RNC Patrol Services and Criminal
Investigation Division, on December 3, 2014, a 26 year old male resident of Corner
Brook, was arrested for these incidents. He has been charged with two counts of Break,
Enter and Theft and two counts of Mischief. He remains in custody and will appear in
court on December 4. Both matters remain under investigation.
The stolen tools have not yet been recovered and are described as the following:
Johnser Red chainsaw, Poulan Pro Chainsaw, Stanley Bosch chopsaw, Mikita
Chopsaw, Mastercraft chopsaw, Stanley Bosch Air Nailer, 2 Hitichi Air Nailers,
Black&Decker Router, Dewalt Ziptool(drywall), Mastercraft Cordless drill kit, Dewalt
Drywall drill, Mikita Drywall drill and a box of plumbing copper fittings.
RNC Patrol Services is continuing the investigation. Anyone with information in relation
to this incident is asked to contact police at 637-4100 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-
TIPS (8477). You may also provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers
Website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.