Traffic Stop results in recovery of stolen vehicle; 19-year-old driver facing multiple charges

November 19, 2019
St. Anthony, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

On November 15, 2019, RCMP were on patrol near the St. Anthony Regional Airport and observed a vehicle driving at a high rate of speed. Police conducted a traffic stop and discovered the vehicle had been stolen.

The driver, a 19-year-old man from Flower's Cove, was arrested and charged with theft of a motor vehicle, possession of property obtained by crime and breach of probation. He was also ticketed under the Highway Traffic Act for exceeding the speed limit by 51 km/hr and his drivers licence was suspended for seven days. He was released from custody and will appear in court on a future date.


Contact information

St. Anthony RCMP

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