RCMP seeks Whitewater fuel thief

The person was caught on camera breaking into a maintenance yard and stealing fuel early Tuesday morning.

A camera caught this person stealing fuel from Whitewater Ski Resort early Tuesday morning.

A camera caught this person stealing fuel from Whitewater Ski Resort early Tuesday morning.

Police are asking for help locating a person caught on camera stealing fuel from Whitewater Ski Resort.

A security camera caught a lone male stealing fuel from a tank at Whitewater’s maintenance yard at 2 a.m. on Tuesday morning, according to an RCMP release.

The suspect cut a lock on a secured gate before driving a late 1990s GMC Suburban or Yukon next to the tank. He then filled several 20-litre cans before leaving the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contect Nelson RCMP at 250-352-2156 or Crimestoppers.