4 youths were arrested on July 13th for breaking and entering a downtown Yellowknife residence.

Yellowknife RCMP received a complaint about hearing a loud bang. The complainant then saw the kids enter through the front door.

Police officials arrested the youths as they were leaving through the back door of the residence. The kids were released and returned to their guardians. They now all wait for their court date.

Due to the Youth Justice Criminal Act, names of the kids have not been released.

Charges remain pending.


Anyone with further information on this or any other crime is encouraged to contact the Yellowknife RCMP at 867-669-1111. Information can also be given anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS, online at http://www.nwtnutips.com/ (click on “submit a web tip”) or via texting: NWTNUTIPS plus your message to 274637.