Outboard motor disappears

Smithers RCMP received a report, Tuesday, June 5, of the theft of an outboard motor and a fuel tank.

  • Jun. 6, 2012 5:00 a.m.

Smithers RCMP received a report, Tuesday, June 5, of the theft of an outboard motor and a fuel tank.

When last seen, in the evening hours of June 4, the motor was attached to a boat in the parking lot of the Huntsman apartment building in the 3500 block of 14th Avenue in Smithers, B.C.

The motor is described as a 15 horse power Mariner brand motor, faded blue in colour, with an orange plastic fuel tank.  The motor and tank are estimated to be worth $800.

Anyone with information is requested to contact the Smithers RCMP detachment at 250-847-3233 or Crimestoppers.