Surrey man pleads guilty to SkyTrain thefts

Police say Harvey Peter Hogan was caught running along the tracks between Lougheed and Braid stations.

A 49-year-old Surrey man has pleaded guilty to a string of break-ins to two separate New Westminster SkyTrain stations and ATMs at those stations.

Just after 5 a.m. on March 3, members front the New Westminster Police arrested Harvey Peter Hogan on the elevated SkyTrain tracks between Lougheed and Braid SkyTrain stations. Police say he was trying to evade capture after breaking into the Braid station.

Metro Vancouver Transit Police recognized Hogan as the same man seen on video breaking into the 22nd Street Station  and the ATM at that station, at about 3:30 a.m. two days prior.

Hogan pleaded guilty to a total of 12 charges relating to the incidents on Tuesday, Nov. 3.

Charges include michief under $5,000, break and enter, and possession of break in instruments.

He is known to police and will be sentenced on Nov. 12 in New Westminster.

 

Just Posted

5,000 ducks race at Surrey beach

‘Ducktona’ event raises funds for Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue Station 5

New survey aims to create a ‘vibrant downtown that all of Surrey can be proud of’

Downtown Surrey BIA’s 20/20 Vision project asks residents for input

Developer looks to build 25-storey office tower by Surrey mall

Proposed for site of former Best Buy store

Seventh lane now open on Alex Fraser Bridge

Four lanes heading southbound, three heading northbound for now

VIDEO: Vancouver Island mayor details emergency response after fatal bus crash

Sharie Minions says she is ‘appalled’ by condition of road where bus crashed

Federal food safety watchdog says batch of baby formula recalled

The agency says it’s conducting a food safety investigation

Vancouver’s Tristan Connelly shocks the UFC world

Late replacement upsets big favourite Pereira, main event sees Gaethje stop Cerrone in round one

UVic president offers condolences after two students killed in bus crash

‘We also grieve with those closest to these members of our campus community,’ Cassels says

Coming Home: B.C. fire chief and disaster dog return from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas

The pair spent roughly one week on Great Abaco Island assisting in relief efforts

Newcomer Ferland lines up with sniper Pettersson as Vancouver Canucks camp opens

Ferland provides more depth and a scoring threat up front, Pettersson says

Intelligence official charged seemed to be ‘exemplar of discretion’: UBC professor

Professor Paul Evans says he served on Cameron Ortis’s doctoral dissertation committee

B.C. company gets licence to test psychedelic drugs for therapy treatment

Salvation Botanicals interested in manufacturing, testing and research and development

B.C. police watchdog to investigate man’s head injury during RCMP arrest

Suspect fled on a bicycle and fell off when an officer attempted to stop him

Most Read