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January 24, 2017

Youth Found in Stolen Vehicle Lead to Foot Chase

Grande Prairie, Alberta: Grande Prairie RCMP Crime Reduction Unit have charged three with youth after being found in a stolen vehicle.

 

On Monday, January 23rd, 2017 at approximately 2:00 p.m., members of the Grande Prairie RCMP Crime Reduction Unit were conducting patrols and located a stolen pickup truck in the Canadian Tire parking lot. One male youth was taken into custody and the other two male youth fled the scene. They were apprehended a short time later following a foot chase with police.

 

The youth, who cannot be named, have been charged with the following:

 

Male youth, aged 15:

  • Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000;
  • Resist Arrest;
  • Breach of Probation

 

Male youth, aged 16

  • Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000;
  • Resist Arrest

 

Male youth, aged 17

  • Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000

 

All three were released to appear in Grande Prairie Youth Court on February 22, 2017.

 

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