Firearms and jewels missing after Inuvik home break-in

Yellowknife RCMP detachment exterior. (CKLB file photo.)

Jewellery and several firearms have gone missing following a break and enter in Inuvik.

The incident occurred on Lagoon Road on July 12.

Police say they have recovered one of the missing firearms, but three items remain unfound.

MK II semi-automatic .22 caliber handgun, Mossberg pump action 12-gauge shotgun and a Hatsan 12-gauge shotgun are among the items missing.

Residents with information can contact the Inuvik RCMP at 777-1111 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or


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