Steinbach RCMP are currently investigating the theft of two ATVs that were recently stolen near Richer and Highway 12, near Hanover Road.
On May 19, 2020, Steinbach RCMP received a report of an ATV that had been stolen near Richer, Manitoba. The theft occurred sometime between May 18 at 4:30pm and May 19 at 12:30pm.
Police say that the ATV had been on the back of a broken down trailer at a location on Highway 1 near road 45E, just past Richer. When the owner returned in the morning to fix the trailer, the ATV was gone and the trailer remained on scene.
The ATV is described as a grey 2012 Kawasaki KVF750 Brute Force with Manitoba marker 8H316 and VIN: JKAVFDG19CB502485.
On May 23, 2020, Steinbach RCMP received another report of a stolen ATV. In this incident, the ATV was taken from a residence on Highway 12, just south of Hanover Road, and was last seen on May 22 at 10pm.
The second ATV is described as a 2013 Suzuki KingQuad 500 with camo plastics, plate number 1D555 and VIN: 5SAAM45P0D7101318. This particular ATV has a custom wood box on the back, as well as two hunting rifle mounts on the front rack.
If you have any information regarding these crimes, 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 secure tip online at manitobacrimestoppers.com.