Vandals damage golf carts at Smithers Golf and Country Club

Vandals broke into a golf-cart compound at the Smithers Golf and Country Club sometime after 10:30 p.m. on Sept. 6.

  • Sep. 7, 2011 8:00 a.m.

Vandals broke into a golf-cart compound at the Smithers Golf and Country Club sometime after 10:30 p.m. on Sept. 6.

The suspects damaged the ignition systems on four golf carts, punctured the rear tires on two others, and drove one cart off the property, leaving it on a nearby trail.

The suspects also siphoned fuel from other carts.

Staff discovered the damage when they reopened the golf course at 8 a.m. on Sept. 7.

Police are requesting that anyone with information about this crime phone Smithers RCMP at (250) 847-3233 or leave an anonymous tip at CrimeStoppers 1-800-222-TIPS.