Steinbach RCMP are reporting that a local gas station in Richer, Manitoba had recently been broken into, resulting in a quantity of cigarettes being stolen.

Police say that on April 25, 2019, at approximately 10:45pm, a lone male suspect broke into the Husky gas station located in Richer. Police noted that the front door glass was broken to gain entry into the building.

RCMP report that the suspect targeted cigarettes, resulting in numerous packs being stolen.

Steinbach RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the male suspect. If you have any information about the identity of the suspect, you are asked to contact the Steinbach RCMP Detachment at 204-326-4452 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477. You can also submit a tip online at