18-year-old faces charges in connection to golf club thefts

Clubs stolen from the Hirsch Creek Golf and Winter Club were traced to a home in Kitimat.

Acting on a tip, the Kitimat RCMP issued a search warrant for a home in the Whitesail neighbourhood and recovered a number of stolen golf clubs.

The clubs had been taken from the Hirsch Creek Golf and Winter Club following the break in of a number of sheds on the property on September 17.

On September 24 the police found the clubs in the possession of an 18-year-old, who is now facing charges of break and enter and possession of property obtained by crime.

The police are in the process of returning the stolen property and are continuing the investigation in to the theft.

Police say if you have any information about the offence, or others, contact the detachment at 250-632-7111.

Or remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


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