Local RCMP recover stolen rifles from a property north of Barriere

Local RCMP recover stolen rifles from a property north of Barriere

Anyone wishing to make claim to the firearms should contact detachment

On Nov. 22, 2018, the Barriere RCMP recovered a Marlin Model 925 rifle and a Lee Enfield rifle from a residence on the Yellowhead Highway 5, north of Barriere.

RCMP Corporal Welsman reports that the firearms are suspected to be stolen. Serial numbers are affixed to the firearms, but the firearms are not listed as stolen on any database.

Welsman advises that anyone who wishes to make claim to the firearms should call the Barriere RCMP ( 250-672-9918) and provide their police file number; they may also be asked to describe the firearms in further detail.