Prince Rupert RCMP are seeking the public's help with damage to this telemetry station located at the entrance to Porpoise Channel.

Prince Rupert RCMP are seeking the public's help with damage to this telemetry station located at the entrance to Porpoise Channel.

RCMP seek help with damaged telemetry station off Lelu Island

Prince Rupert RCMP are seeking the public's help for information relating to damage of property and theft of over $5,000.

Prince Rupert RCMP are seeking the public’s help for information relating to damage of property and theft of over $5,000.

A telemetry station located adjacent to Lelu Island at the entrance to Porpoise Channel had two batteries and two solar panels stolen from its station.

The remote data-collecting mechanism’s damage and theft “appears to have occurred on or about Sept. 29, 2015” a release by the RCMP stated.

If residents have any information, they are asked to contact the Prince Rupert RCMP at 250-627-0700 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.