The Ponteix RCMP had received several reports of Break and Enters to businesses within the presiding month.
Unknown persons attends the Ponteix and surrounding Communities entering the business in the early morning hours.
The individual(s) enter the business through an access door to the rear of the building normally prying the door open. Once inside the business, the individual(s) will search for a safe, cash box or register. The individual(s) will scourer the interior of the business to locate a set of keys or combination to the safe or locked items.
The individual(s) have on occasion entered a building with the door unlocked and upon their departure will lock the door to mask their presence.
This morning, December 20, 2019, unknown individual(s) attended the Community of Glentworth, SK. These individual(s) entered the Rural Municipally 44 of Waverley/Glentworth building, the Community Arena and the Bowling Alley. The individual(s) responsible for this crime had departed with nearly $3000.00 in cash. No one was injured in this unfortunate incident.
The RCMP is asking that upon your departure from your place of business, please ensure that all entry points are secured.
Thank you to our Clients, Partners and Stakeholders, the RCMP have obtained CCTV images of an individual who had been involved in these property crimes. If anyone chooses to install a CCTV camera or recording device and captures an incident and wishes to relinquish the images, please contact the Ponteix RCMP.
If anyone has any information regarding this or any other incident in relation to break and enters within South Western Saskatchewan,
Please contact the Ponteix RCMP at 1-306-625-6400 or 310-RCMP or if you choose to remain anonymous you may call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477, or submit an online tip at www.saskcrimestoppers.com.