File # 2020-8016
2020-07-29 08:48 PDT

The suspect is a man who appears to be Caucasian, with short brown hair, blonde highlights, and a thick beard.

View a larger photo: The suspect is a man who appears to be Caucasian, with short brown hair, blonde highlights, and a thick beard.

Help from the public might be the key to identifying a suspect and solving an investigation of fraud and theft that resulted in extensive damage to a rental property.

On March 26, 2020, Coquitlam RCMP received a report from a rental property owner who told police that a suspect used a false driver’s license to rent an apartment. It was reported that thousands of dollars worth of belongings including appliances, baseboard heaters, a fireplace, chandelier and thermostats were stolen from the apartment, leaving extensive damage inside.

The landlord gave police the following description of the suspect:

  • A man who appears to be Caucasian,
  • Approximately 167 cm (5’6) to 172 cm (5’8),
  • Short brown hair with blonde highlights,
  • Thick beard approximately 10 cm (4) in length,
  • May go by the fictitious name of Corey Lyndon.

If you think you recognize the suspect, call the Coquitlam RCMP non-emergency line at 604-945-1550 and ask for Constable Genevieve St-Louis (file 2020-8016). If you wish to remain anonymous and possibly collect a reward, call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or go to their website at External link, opens in a new windowwww.solvecrime.ca.

To protect your rental property, and find out more about the laws and regulations, contact your External link, opens in a new windowBC Residential Tenancy Branch for detailed information.

Constable Deanna Law
Youth Detail/Media Relations Officer
Coquitlam RCMP
604-945-1461

 

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