Ponoka RCMP investigate theft from police motor vehicle

RCMP seek public assistance in police computer theft

Ponoka RCMP are investigating the theft of police equipment following a vehicle break in at Legacy Ford Dealership in Ponoka.

At 7 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 28, RCMP were dispatched to a call of vandalism to a police truck. Investigation revealed that a police mobile work station was stolen. The RCMP are actively investigating with the Forensic Identification Section providing their assistance.

The RCMP can confirm that there are no concerns to the public about a security breach as this work station is secure and information cannot be accessed.

Public assistance is sought in relation to this incident. If you have any information, find an abandoned work station (computer), or saw anything suspicious in the area over the weekend, please contact the Ponoka RCMP at 780-783-4472. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

– Submitted by Ponoka RCMP

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