Port Alberni RCMP responded to reports of a weapons theft at Walmart just after 4pm on Friday afternoon.

Weapons theft at Walmart

Alberni RCMP apprehended multiple individuals after a weapons theft at Walmart on Friday afternoon.

Four RCMP officers responded to a call about a weapons theft at Walmart on Johnston Street on Friday, Jan. 9 at approximately 4:15 p.m.

“There was a theft from the store where the individuals stole some weapons,” said Const. Tyler Cargill, adding that RCMP officers apprehended the individuals in front of the store.

An investigation is ongoing and the RCMP is not disclosing more details at this time.

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