Suspect arrested after cash, electronics targeted in North Shore burglary

Man arrested after burglary

A suspect was arrested Wednesday hours after electronics and cash were stolen in a burglary at a North Kamloops business, police say.

According to Mounties, officers were called to an alarm at a business in the 700-block of Sydney Avenue at about 4:45 a.m.

RCMP Cpl. Crystal Evelyn said investigators determined cash and electronics had been stolen. A suspect’s image was caught on video surveillance and distributed to Mounties.

“Later that morning, around 7:15 a.m., a police officer attended a location on Tranquille Road in search of the suspect,” Evelyn said.

“The officer not only located a suspect, but also recovered the electronics, cash and other evidence related to the investigation.”

Evelyn said the suspect is in custody with charges pending.

Anyone with information can call police at 250-828-3000.

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