Red Deer RCMP investigate break and enter at site of new downtown police station

Red Deer City RCMP and Central Alberta Crime Stoppers are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying those responsible for a commercial break and enter in Red Deer.

Red Deer City RCMP and Central Alberta Crime Stoppers are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying those responsible for a commercial break and enter at the construction site of the new police station.

Red Deer City RCMP responded to a break and enter in the downtown area on Wednesday. Sometime during the night, prior to 10 a.m., unknown culprits broke into a secured construction site in the 4600 block of 51st Avenue.

They stole large quantities of electrical wire and an air compressor.

The total loss was about $12,000.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to contact Red Deer City RCMP at 403-343-5575.

If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com.

If the information leads to an arrest, tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.