On February 13, Ponoka RCMP responded to a break and enter to the Mamawi Atosketan School located in the County of Ponoka.

Sometime during the evening hours of February 12, 2017 unknown suspects entered the school damaging numerous windows.

The suspects took school computers and food items.

A white cargo van was located north of the school and upon investigation it was determined that the van was stolen out of the Maskwacis area.

The van contained the stolen computers and food that was taken from the school.

All items were accounted for, and returned to the school.

The Maskwacis RCMP advised that a second similar van had been stolen from the Samson Trade Centre.

The RCMP is seeking assistance in identifying the suspect(s) involved in this break and enter.

If you have any information about this incident, please call the Ponoka RCMP at 403-783-4472 or Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers www.crimestoppers.ab.ca for instructions)

 


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