Stockpiling is peak 2020. Burnaby RCMP recently seized a ridiculous amount of stolen items that included toilet paper, bullets, and rice. 

According to a press release, the RCMP detachment received a report on May 10, 2020, that a large shipping container full of $20,000 worth of rice was stolen from a business in South Burnaby. 

Among the seized items were the following:

  • 3,200 pounds of rice
  • 26 pallets of sandals
  • 400 packages of paper towels
  • Large quantity of toilet paper
  • Large quantity of diapers
  • One crate of ammunition
  • Over $1,500 cash

Burnaby RCMP

In June, police received a tip that some of the stolen rice was being sold online and in public. 

This lead police to investigate a warehouse in Langley where they found a number of items including the 3,200 pounds of rice. 

The investigation is ongoing and charges will be forwarded to the BC Prosecution Service. 

Via Burnaby RCMP

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