By Staff Sergeant Kurt Grabinsky,
On Monday January 15th, 2018 the Revelstoke RCMP received a report of a theft of a snowmobile from a residence on Sanderson Crescent, in Columbia Park. The theft occurred somewhere between 7 pm on January 14th and 5:00 pm on January 15th. The owner of the sled advised police that the sled was in his driveway, however it is not believed that the sled was not started to move it when it was stolen.
The sled is described as a 2012 Polaris RMK Pro, Black in colour. VIN # SN1CH8GSXCC487154. The sled has bright red
RMK lettering on the side of the black body. Stolen at the same time were two Superclamps, used to secure a snow machine on a trailer or sled deck.
Police are seeking information from the public if they observed any suspicious activity occur during the specified times. Police are investigating the incident, including reviewing security footage from various locations to possibly determine the make and model of vehicle and subject(s) responsible for stealing the sled.
The RCMP continues to encourage the public to secure valuables using theft deterrent devices, such as chains, padlocks, SPOT beacons, and other means.