Saturday , 15 May 2021
RCMP submitted pictures of the damage at Riders Connection in Cold Lake.

RCMP investigate break and enter at Cold Lake business

Cold Lake RCMP are searching for leads in a break and enter to a local business.

On Saturday morning at approximately 3:30 a.m, Riders Connection on 50th Street in Cold Lake was broken in to, with over $5000 worth of merchandise stolen.

Roughly 20 helmets and 25 FOX brand jerseys were stolen from the store.

The assailant smashed windows to enter and left merchandise scattered on the floor.

Cold Lake RCMP are asking residents to use caution if purchasing any of these items brand new on any buy and sell groups on social media as they may be stolen.

If you have any information that may lead to the identity of the persons responsible for this crime, please contact Cold Lake RCMP at 780-594-3301 or your local police. 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.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.