Recovered stolen vehicles
2020-12-30 15:30 PST
File # 2020-42960
On December 30, 2020 at approximately 1:30 p.m. a member of the Kamloops RCMP observed a stolen vehicle on Frontage Road in Valleyview near the McDonalds Restaurant.
Shortly after locating the vehicle it began to depart the area. Members attempted to stop the vehicle at which point it struck a police vehicle departing at a high rate of speed. The officer driving was not injured and there was minor damage to the police car. A short time later the vehicle was recovered in the Barnhartvale area.
While attempting to stop this vehicle an officer observed a second stolen vehicle in the same vicinity and attempted to stop it. The driver of the second vehicle stopped and fled. Kamloops Police Dog Services was in the area and attempted to track the suspect, however was unable to locate them.
Police are requesting anyone who may have witnessed these incidents or have any dash cam footage to contact the Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000.
S/Sgt. Sascha Fesenko
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