Yellowknife RCMP arrest 2 people for break-ins at restaurant

The defaced storefront at Hungry Wolf. (Mariah Caruso/CKLB)

Police have arrested two youths in relation to two break and enters at the Hungry Wolf restaurant in downtown Yellowknife.

RCMP first reported a break-in at the establishment on Feb. 15. There was a second complaint of a break-in in the early morning of Feb. 16.

In both incidents, the glass of the front doors were broken and “items were stolen,” say police.

“Break and enter charges are pending against these youth,” reads a news release.

Ealier in the month, there was a break-in at ReLeaf, which shares a foyer with the Hungry Wolf.

Police say the two incidents do not appear to be connected.

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Francis Tessier-Burns
Francis has been a general news reporter with CKLB since January 2019. Originally from rural Ontario, he first came to the NWT in 2016 as an intern with Up Here magazine and fell in love with the North. In his time with CKLB, he's had the immense pleasure and honour of learning about northern Indigenous cultures. Otherwise, you can find him hanging around the Legislative Assembly. If you have a story or want to chat, reach out to