Tour Boat’s Stolen Steering Wheel Recovered

PaddleWheel Queen
Thieves made off with a large wooden spiked steering wheel from the PaddleWheel Princess (similar to the vessel shown above) sometime between August 22-23. It has since been recovered. (PADDLEWHEELCRUISES.COM)

The wooden steering wheel that was stolen in late August from the docked PaddleWheel Princess tour boat has been recovered.

Winnipeg police have arrested a 31-year-old man after investigators were led to a home in the 100 block of Machray Avenue.

The unusual item was stolen from the ship sometime between August 22-23 while the ship was docked near Redwood Avenue.

The man was released on a promise to appear.

— Staff