Break, enter and overdose in Salmon Arm


On February 28 2020 the local RCMP in Salmon Arm responded to a break and enter to a drug dispensary in the downtown area.

The investigation revealed that the thief did not get what he was looking for but instead stole other drugs which could be physically dangerous to him.

A short time after attending to the break and enter the Salmon Arm RCMP responded to assist the provincial ambulance

They were responding to a medical emergency, which involved a male suffering from an overdose.

While responding to assist the ambulance the RCMP officers located what they believed to be bottles stolen from the drug dispensary along with other items connected to the crime.

The male was transported and received treatment for the overdose in hospital.

The Salmon Arm RCMP continue to investigate this crime and the mans connection to it.