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Saanich police in search of pair suspected of stealing vintage motorcycle


Police are on the lookout for a man and woman suspected of multiple offences throughout the Saanich area, including theft of a rebuilt vintage motorcycle and breaking and entering.

The pair are suspected of stealing a rebuilt red 1979 Honda CB750 motorcycle belonging to Mike Nyberg. The theft occurred on either Aug. 10 or 11, according to a Facebook post from Nyberg.

(Mike Nyberg/Facebook)

On Monday, Aug. 13, a man driving what appears to be the same stolen motorcycle was spotted on a home surveillance camera during a break and enter near Royal Oak and Blenkinsop Road.

The stolen motorcycle was spotted again in James Bay on Wednesday. A witness managed to take a photo of a couple believed to be the suspects of the original theft.

Have you seen these two??? They came to my house today at 11:53am and robbed me…..fakkk. If you see them please…

Posted by Derek Biegun on Monday, August 13, 2018

There have been multiple reports of the motorcycle and the driver throughout the area since then.

If you recognize either of the suspects or if you see the motorcycle, contact Saanich police’s non-emergency line at 250-475-4321. You can report what you know anonymously by calling Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, or leave a web tip at

Myles Sauer
Former staff editor and writer at Victoria Buzz.

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