Would you take the risk of buying something only to have it taken away if it is stolen? A question that Sunshine Coast residents need to be aware of if cash is exchanging hands with stolen property. Powell River RCMP Sargeant Kevin Day says it is a buyer beware…

 

Day says there was a huge amount of sports memorobilia that was stolen from the Powell River Recreation Complex in late June including authenic autographed jerseys and sports equiptment like bats, footballs and baseballs. Day reminds residents that if they come across the oppurtunity to buy something online or through word of mouth, its best to get the background on the item. If it seems suspicious , Day encourages people to phone Crimestoppers at 1 800 222 TIPS