Blackberries, iPhones boosted during Cowichan Sound & Cellular robbery Sunday

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Blackberries, iPhones and other electronic gear was stolen during Sunday's burglary to Cowichan Sound & Cellular, Shawnigan Lake RCMP say.

Police answered a 3:40 a.m. break-in alarm at the Deloume Road store, where they found a rock had been tossed through the front door.

"An undetermined amount of electronic items have been stolen," Sgt. Rob Webb says in a release.

"The majority appear to be iPhones and Blackberries. The Island District Police Dog Service and Forensic Identification Unit are assisting in the ongoing investigation."

Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is asked to contact the Shawnigan Lake RCMP at 250-743-5514 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-665-8477.


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