RV battery thefts in Yarrow a ‘mystery,’ RCMP say

Eight batteries from recreational vehicles stolen in the Yarrow area sometime Sunday night.

CHILLIWACK – Eight batteries from recreational vehicles parked in residential driveways were stolen in the Yarrow area sometime Sunday night.

Chilliwack RCMP were made aware of the thefts on Monday.

“The motivation behind thefts of this nature is a bit of a mystery,” RCMP Const. Tracy Wolbeck said.

“We want people to be aware that this is happening and to safeguard their property,” she said.

There were no similar incidents of stolen RV batteries outside the Yarrow area in the same time period.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.