Break in to local jewellery store


2017-10-23 10:04 PDT

File # 2017-35491

At approximately 5:20 am on Saturday October 21st police attended to a commercial alarm at Keller’s Jewellers, located at 7180 Lantzville Road. Officers found the front door to the business forced open and display cases which contained jewellery broken and emptied of their contents.

Witnesses told police a small car, possibly red or black, was seen speeding away from the scene however, it unknown if this vehicle is associated to the break in. Officers found several pieces of jewellery scattered in the parking lot, and the next day more jewellery was found one block from the business.

If anyone has information on this crime, call the Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345. If you wish to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at, text 274637, keyword Nanaimo or call 1-800-222-8477.


Released by

Cst. Gary O'Brien

Media Relations Officer
Community Policing Services, Nanaimo
303 Prideaux St, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2N3
Office: 250-755-3257
Cell: 250-713-0701
Fax: 250-755-3238


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