RNC Release Photos of Suspects in Break and Entry

The RNC is seeking the public’s help in identifying individuals they believe were involved in a break and entry at a convenience store in Portugal Cove-St. Phillips on Wednesday February 7.

Elaine’s Convenience Store at 1712 Portugal Cove Road was broken into on February 7 just before 5:00 pm.

A quantity of alcohol and Atlantic Lottery Pull-Tab tickets were stolen.

Investigators have obtained photos of two individuals who were captured on CCTV cameras at another retail location later the same day. The individuals were seen cashing in winning tickets from the batches that were stolen during the break and entry at Elaine’s Convenience. RNC believe these individuals may have been involved in the break and entry and are being sought in connection with possession of stolen property.

Police continue to investigate this break and entry and is asking anyone who has information to call the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can now provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers Website at: www.nlcrimestoppers.com.