Guns Stolen in B&E


2017-01-04 14:36 PST

File # 2017-75

On January 3rd, the Oceanside RCMP responded to a report of a residential break and entry on Andreeff Road in Qualicum Beach. The homeowner had returned to discover the break in after being away for 2 weeks, therefore, the exact time of the crime unknown.

Of note, 5 firearms, including 2 shotguns and 3 rifles were amongst the only items stolen from the residence.

It is always a concern when firearms are stolen and placed in the hands of criminals. - States Cpl. Foreman

The RCMP had a forensic specialist attend the scene and the investigation is ongoing. If you have any information about this crime, please call the Oceanside RCMP at (250) 248-6111 or report anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477.

Released by

Cpl. Jesse Foreman

NCO i/c Community Policing
Oceanside RCMP
727 West Island Highway, Parksville BC V9P 1B9
Office: 250-248-6111 extension 245


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