Inuvik RCMP ask for public’s help as they look for two LED bars stolen from Parks Canada vehicles

An RCMP patrol vehicle. (CKLB file photo.)

Inuvik RCMP are asking the public for help as they investigate the theft of LED lights from the top of two Parks Canada vehicles in the community.

According to a news release from the Mounties, the theft happened on or between the evening of December 1, and 7 a.m. on December 2.

Police state that LED Light Bars and one mounting bracket were stolen off of two Parks Canada vehicles, located at the Parks Canada Western Arctic Office, on Kingmingya Road.

The Light Bars are described as “E-Series PRO 20 Inch” and are in new condition.

One of the missing Light Bars does not have a mounting bracket attached.

Anyone with information on suspicious activity is asked to call Inuvik RCMP at 777-1111, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, (click on “submit a web tip”) or text: “nwtnutips” plus your message to 274637.

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John McFadden
John has been in the broadcast journalism industry since the 1980s. He has been a reporter in Yellowknife since 2012 and joined CKLB in January of 2018. John covers the crime and court beat as well as reporting on other areas including politics, business, entertainment and sports. He won seven national community newspaper awards while he was a journalist with Northern News Services Limited (NNSL). John worked in Ontario before coming North including stints as a TV sportscaster in Peterborough and senior news writer for CBC and CTV in downtown Toronto.