Over $500,000 worth of heavy equipment reported stolen

1 - 2008 Volvo Excavator Model EC210CL Ser#111240, estimated value $202,000 Courtesy of Tumbler Ridge RCMP.

It’s alleged that over $500,000 worth of heavy equipment has been stolen in Tumbler Ridge.

Tumbler Ridge RCMP said they received a report on July 15 saying that the equipment was missing from a local drilling company’s lay-down site on the South Grizzly Forest Service Road near Tumbler Ridge.


The company had stored the vehicles there since September 2014.

The reported vehicles stolen include a dozer, excavator, two trailers, two water pumps and an unknown amount of tools. It’s estimated that the total value of the stolen equipment is estimated to be over half a million dollars.

Photos of the missing equipment can be found above in the slideshow.

If anyone has any information the Tumbler Ridge RCMP ask you to contact their Detachment at 250-242-5252 or call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477