Coronation RCMP investigate break-in and theft

A suspect gained entry into the Food Town grocery store and stole tobacco products early on Thursday morning, March 30.

With a new surge of break-ins across the region, the Food Town grocery store on 50 Avenue in Castor was broken into and tobacco products were stolen on Thursday morning, March 30 at 3:22 a.m.

Last week, a a suspect gained entry into the Food Town grocery store by prying open the front door facing 50 Avenue. Once inside, the suspect accessed a storage cabinet and stole tobacco products. The suspect was operating a dark-coloured, half-tonne pick-up truck according to Coronation RCMP, who is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for the break-in and theft.

Investigators are asking anyone who may have information regarding this occurrence to contact Coronation RCMP at 403-578-3666.

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