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Thieves target Provincial Archive building sign

For Immediate Release: 09-Jul-2019 @ 2:01 PM
MRU #: 19R074 

The Edmonton Police Service is investigating the recent theft of brass letters from the Provincial Archives building.

It was reported to police that the brass letters on a sign outside of the building titled “Provincial Archives of Alberta” were stolen last weekend, Saturday or Sunday, July 6-7, 2019, from 8555 Roper Road in southeast Edmonton.

The brass letters are 12” tall by 8” wide.

The 27 letters are estimated to cost upwards of $7,000 to replace. A photo of the sign is included below.

Anyone with additional information about the theft of these brass letters is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.


Thieves made off with these brass letters from a sign at the
Provincial Archives of Alberta building over the weekend.


Please contact Scott Pattison at (780) 421-3553 for more information.

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