Thief rides motorcycle into shopping carts after fleeing Burnaby Costco
By Katie Mercer, The ProvinceJune 2, 2009 10:01 PM
An alleged thief is in custody after colliding into shopping carts with his getaway vehicle after a smash-and-grab.
Burnaby RCMP are still looking for the man’s accomplice after the pair allegedly robbed the Costco on Still Creek Drive Tuesday afternoon.
Police say the suspects were allegedly armed with pepper spray when they used a hammer to smash a jewellery counter in the store.
The one suspect collided with shopping carts as he tried to flee on his motorcycle.
He was treated for minor injuries at the scene and was arrested.
Police are still searching for the other suspect who is described as a male, five-foot-ten, wearing dark pants and a dark green hoody.
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