Home invasion on Nak’azdli

Footprints in the snow lead RCMP to three home invasion suspects, two are now in custody.

  • Mar. 21, 2013 3:00 p.m.

On March 21 at around 3 a.m., three men allegedly entered a residence on the Nak’azdli Reserve and demanded money.

Fort St. James RCMP responded to the home invasion and were able to follow footprints leading away from the scene and located the three suspects.

The men fled on foot but two of them were quickly captured by RCMP.

The third male, identity unknown, is still at large.

The identities of the males already in custody will not be released at this time as charges have not yet been laid.

None of the occupants of the home were injured in the incident.

If you have information on this, or any other crime, contact Fort St. James detachment at 250-996-8269 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, or online at www.bccrimestoppers.com.

You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers.

If you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest you could be eligible for a cash reward.



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