Three youth have been arrested following complaints of numerous items being stolen from vehicles around Prince George.
Prince George RCMP say they responded to a call at around 6 a.m. Wednesday and found three male youths trying to run away. They say after searching the three males they found various items that were suspected to have been stolen.
Police say the three youths aged 12, 13 and 15-years-old are all known to them. They say they believe the three boys were going around to different unlocked vehicles in a neighbourhood and stealing valuable items.
They have been released from custody with certain conditions and are expected to appear in Prince George Provincial Court on Jan. 11. The youths are not allowed to have contact with each other and must abide by a curfew.
The names of the three boys cannot be released under the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
Anyone with information in regards to these incidents is asked to contact the Prince George RCMP detachment at 250-561-3300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.