Consort RCMP are investigating a theft.
Friday, April 22nd, police received a complaint of theft of oilfield tubing from an oil lease site, south of Altario.
It was determined that the theft took place between April 7th and the 14th.
Approximately 495 joints of various sizes of oilfield tubing was from taken; the theft is valued at over $5,000. The unknown suspects would have used multiple pickup trucks to load the tubing.
If you have any information regarding this crime, contact Consort RCMP at (403) 577-3001 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).