Video - Can you help identify these suspects?

West Shore

2017-03-30 10:29 PDT

File # 2017-4003

West Shore RCMP is seeking assistance from the public to help identify three suspects captured on video surveillance, rummaging through unlocked vehicles in Colwood on March 23, 2017.


No Audio. Video surveillance footage.

One male approaches the driver side door of a pickup truck parked in a driveway: Slowly opens the driver side door then enters the vehicle, opening the glove box.

Two other males approach the pickup truck from behind, one tries to open the door of another vehicle parked beside the pick up truck but the door is locked.

The first male did not steal anything and slowly closes the door of the pickup truck. All three males then leave the driveway.

Police were notified after a home owner of Regency Pl observed these three suspects on his video surveillance entering his vehicle. Nothing was reported stolen, however other vehicles in the area were targeted as well.

Thieves will break in for as little as a few coins or a cigarette lighter. Typical items stolen from vehicles include purses, wallets, credit cards, GPS units, passports, house keys, cash, clothing and sunglasses.

If you see any suspicious persons or activities near a vehicle, call the police immediately. Report suspicious activity while it is happening – Try to get a description of the suspects and their vehicle (including licence plate). Do not confront the suspects. Let the police determine if it’s a crime in progress.

If you have any information about this investigation, please contact the West Shore RCMP at 250-474-2264 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward.

3 suspects caught on video surveillance surrounding a car

Released by

Cst. Alex Bérubé

Media Relations Officer
West Shore RCMP
698 Atkins Avenue, Victoria, BC V9B 3A4
Office: 250-391-3348
Fax: 250-474-8970


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