Suspect identified in alleged break and enter mail theft series


2024-04-17 09:29 PDT

File # 2023-36380

Richmond RCMP identify suspect allegedly involved in break and enter mail theft series.

Between November 8, 2023 to November 12, 2023 the man allegedly broke into nine residential buildings. Once inside he then allegedly broke into the mail boxes.

Richmond RCMP Property Crime Unit with the assistance of officers from the Vancouver Police Department and Burnaby RCMP were able to identify the suspect.

Officers from our Property Crime Unit review every break and enter investigation in Richmond. By doing this we are often able to link investigations based on video surveillance, modus operandi or other evidence, says Corporal Ryan Lee, Richmond RCMP Property Crime Unit, We also work with other police jurisdictions because criminals don’t stop at the City limits. By working collaboratively we increase the likelihood of identifying suspects involved in property crime offences.

Some general safety tips for residential security include:

If you are wanting to learn more about home security tips visit the BC RCMP website.

This investigation remains active and on-going.

Charges are pending.

Released by:

Cpl. Adriana O'Malley
Media Relations Officer
Richmond RCMP
11411 No 5 Road, Richmond, BC, V7A 4E8
Office: 604-207-5189
Fax: 604-207-4716


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