Thieves hit local dealership

On Tuesday, West Kootenay Intergraded Road Safety Unit made a request for Nelson Police to attend Nelson Ford. Nelson Ford staff met with police and it was determined that one vehicle was stolen and two vehicles were damaged during the theft.

On Tuesday, West Kootenay Intergraded Road Safety Unit made a request for Nelson Police to attend Nelson Ford. Nelson Ford staff met with police and it was determined that one vehicle was stolen and two vehicles were damaged during the theft.

The stolen truck was later spotted in the Castlegar area by an IRSU member and was later found abandon in a ditch. Damage the three vehicles is estimated at over $15,000.

Police are currently conducting an investigation.