News That Matters

Tag: Robbery

Vehicle, hunting knives, chainsaw stolen from Penticton, B.C. home as family slept
Global News

Vehicle, hunting knives, chainsaw stolen from Penticton, B.C. home as family slept

It was a scary start for a family in Penticton, B.C., who woke up to find thieves in their home Sunday morning. Penticton resident Nikki Evans said thieves broke into her parents’ home along Fairford Drive and stole their vehicle, a cellphone and hunting gear — which included knives, a chainsaw and other items.The family thinks the burglars entered through the downstairs suite, where Evan’s sister lives, and then made their way upstairs to the main house.“They came around the back of the house, opened the door and turned on every light, maybe even checked (my sister’s) room — she thinks (they) opened the door but she didn’t hear them,” said Evans.According to Evans, her parents and sister were asleep at the time, but Evans’ sister awoke when she heard them closing the door that se...
Suspect sought after robbery reported at Oshawa convenience store
Global News

Suspect sought after robbery reported at Oshawa convenience store

Police are seeking to identify a suspect wanted in connection with a convenience store robbery in Oshawa. Durham Regional Police said on Thursday at around 9:30 p.m., officers received a report of a robbery at a convenience store on Wilson Road South.Police said a male suspect entered the store and selected some items.Officers said a “verbal altercation took place prior to the clerk being assaulted.” Trending Stories Sprite retires the iconic green bottle after over 60 years Yes, Canadians can enter the US$1.1 billion Mega Millions lottery. Here’s how Read more: Police lay charges against employee ...