A hit-and-run driver struck a 12-year-old boy riding a bicycle in the 2000 block of Central Street East, Wednesday evening.
At approximately 5:30 p.m. a blue truck hit the boy and knocked him off his bike. The truck then sped off without offering assistance.
The boy was wearing a helmet and suffered only minor injuries. However, police are asking the driver of the blue truck to come forward and identify themselves.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Prince George RCMP at 250-561-3300 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477). Tips can be made online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca.
Two young girls were walking in the Graves Road area when they noticed a van drive by several times, Tuesday evening. At approximately 7:30 p.m. the van stopped, a man got out and asked the girls to come with him. When the girls pulled out cell phones and dialed 911 he got back in the van and drove away.
The suspicious man is described as Caucasian, approximately 45 years old with scruffy facial hair. He was wearing a a black toque, black jacket and large sunglasses.
He was driving a light blue, older-model square van with tinted back windows.
Prince George RCMP urge parents to discuss the potential danger posed by strangers and safety plans with their children. Anyone with information about this or similar incidents is asked to contact Prince George RCMP or Crimestoppers.
RCMP are investigating a break and enter at Canadian Tire early Friday morning.
At approximately 3:40 a.m. night shift personnel heard noises coming from on the isles. When they investigated, they saw two males smashing glass cases where GPS units and air guns are kept. The suspects fled and eluded a subsequent police search for them.
They were last seen dark pants and jackets, balaclavas and baseball caps. Police are reviewing security tapes and investigating how the suspects entered the store, as no sign of forced entry was detected.
The amount of loss to the store was unknown as of press time.