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Police search for boat thief

Fort St John police are asking the public for help identifying a suspect in a boat theft earlier this month.

Fort St John police are asking the public for help identifying a suspect vehicle, and its owner, that was used to steal a boat earlier this month.

In a release, RCMP say a 20-foot Shuman Vortex river boat and trailer were stolen from the area of 10426 Clairmont Frontage in the early morning hours of June 5.

RCMP say officers have determined a white pickup was involved in the theft, which is described as a white quad cab pickup truck with a sunroof, a black push bumper and silver rims.

The stolen boat is described as enclosed with 6.2 litre DI motor, having a checkered paint pattern, hull number BC3399361, and loaded on a white 2004 U-built dual axle trailer with the B.C. licence plate UTT19N 

Anyone with information is asked to call RCMP at 250-787-8100.

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