$250,000 Reward Offered for Information on Identifying Person Who Sabotaged Sea-to-Sky Gondola, Squamish

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British Columbia’s Sea to Sky gondola’s cable has been cut again. Photo credit: News 1130

The Squamish RCMP along with the Sea to Sky Gondola LP are seeking public assistance in identifying the individual(s) responsible for the damage to the Sea to Sky Gondola on September 14th, 2020 as well as the prior incident on August 10th, 2019.

The Sea to Sky Gondola LP are offering a $250,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible. The information must be provided in the following ways: directly to a police officer, to the Police Gondola Information Line at 1-604-892-6122, or to the Police Gondola Email at GONDOLA.INFO@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

For more information on the terms and conditions of the Sea to Sky Gondola Reward please contact reward@seatoskygondola.com

On September 14th, 2020, at 04:00 hours the security team at the Sea to Sky Gondola called the Squamish RCMP to report that a line to the gondola had been cut and had crashed into the mountain. Squamish RCMP attended and the investigation was taken over by the Sea to Sky General Investigations Section (GIS).

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A photograph of one of the cut ends of the Sea to Sky Gondola’s haul rope. Credit: Technical Safety BC

The Sea to Sky RCMP GIS are working diligently on both investigations. In order to ensure the integrity of the investigation, we are unable to release further details at this time.

We are, however, urging anyone with video footage of the Sea to Sky Highway, north and south of the gondola location from September 13th at 8:00 p.m. to September 14th at 2:00 p.m., to please contact police. This video can be in the form of dashcam, house surveillance, video from vehicle cameras, or business footage.

If you do have information on this investigation please contact the Police Gondola Information phone line: 604-892-6122 or email: GONDOLA.INFO@rcmp-grc.gc.ca. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip online at www.solvecrime.ca

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