News

Cat burglar breaks into Abbotsford home

Police are investigating after an early morning break and enter which occurred on July 13 (Sunday).

The Abbotsford Police Department issued a new release stating that the suspect(s) gained entry into a residence in the 33900 block of Fern St.

The occupants were asleep in the home and did not come into contact with the suspect(s), who left the home with a purse.

Police say that although “cat burglaries” are rare, they are concerning to police and the community because of the potential for conflict between the occupants of the home and those breaking in.

Police are reminding residents that with the warmer weather, people should be mindful of the potential dangers of leaving the windows and doors open or unlocked.

Anyone with information about this break and enter should call the APD at 604-859-5225 or text 222973 (abbypd) or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Family of four devastated by fire at Abbotsford home
 
All-candidates meeting hosted by local non-profits draws crowd
 
Ford aims to drive Bearcats to playoffs
Lockdown at research station in Agassiz following Ottawa shooting
 
University Is Free In Germany. Should Canada Copy and Paste?
 
Cloverdale Calendar: Pumpkin Power, Halloween Parade and craft sales galore
No-frills park for Maple Ridge downtown
 
Packed with T.L.C.
 
Election 2014: Surrey school trustee candidates unite

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 22 edition online now. Browse the archives.