Wed Feb 08 12:43:00 PST 2017
Police are seeking help identifying three suspects in a home invasion last night.
On Tuesday February 7th, 2017 at approximately 9:30 PM, the Prince George RCMP received a report of a Home Invasion Robbery at a residence on Rochester Crescent in Prince George.
Officers attended and learned that the incident was not immediately reported and the suspects had fled the scene. Three masked suspects forcibly entered the home and produced firearms. There were two occupants in the home at the time of the incident, both adult. One victim was assaulted. The suspects fled the scene in a stolen black Ford Expedition bearing BC licence plates 940 LSR. This vehicle has yet to be located.
The suspects were described as three males, one Caucasian and two First Nations. All three were wearing masks and had firearms.
One victim attended the hospital for treatment of minor injuries and was later released.
Investigators are confident this was a targeted incident and do not believe the public is at risk.
Police are requesting the public’s help with this investigation. If you have any information about this serious Criminal offence or the persons responsible, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477, online at External link, opens in a new windowwww.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only), or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES (274637) using keyword
pgtips. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest or the recovery of stolen property, you could be eligible for a cash reward.
Cpl. Craig DouglassCommunications NCO / Media Liaison Officer