Saturday , 8 May 2021
RCMP are asking the public for assistance identifying this individual in relation to the Sept. 16 break in at Kotowich Chimney and Installation.

RCMP have suspect in Kotowich Chimney break and enter

St. Paul RCMP are asking the public for help identifying a suspect in last week’s break in to Kotowich Chimney and Installations.

As part of the investigation, RCMP reviewed security surveillance footage from other businesses in the area and are now asking the public to help them identify an individual captured on that video.

The break-in happened in the early morning hours last Wednesday. The front door of the business, located at 4445 50 Ave in St. Paul was smashed in and 15-20 Stihl saws were stolen, as well as apparel and other items.

According to RCMP, some items have been recovered over the course of the investigation, but most are still missing.

If you have information about this incident, please call the St. Paul RCMP at 780-645-8870 or call your local police.  If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com.

About Meredith Kerr

Meredith Kerr moved to St. Paul for a career in journalism and morning radio in 2014 expecting to stay for six months to a year. Since then, she has put down roots in the form of a husband, a mortgage, two babies, and a poorly behaved dog. She continues to work as a reporter until such time as she finishes her book and becomes fabulously wealthy from the royalties. Meredith also serves as a member at large on the St. Paul Library Board and volunteers as a Beaver leader for the 1st St. Paul Scout Group.