On Sept. 24, 2021, at approximately 4:46 p.m., a member of the Red Deer RCMP was conducting patrols in the area of Lower Fairview in Red Deer, Alta. when he observed a suspicious vehicle.
The officer conducted checks on the vehicle licence plate and determined that the licence plate was stolen.
The Red Deer Crime Reduction Team (CRT) attended the area and monitored the vehicle until it was parked before approaching the vehicle where two males were arrested.
It was determined through investigation that the vehicle was stolen out of Red Deer, Alta.
A male of no fixed address was arrested on outstanding warrants.
The male is facing multiple additional charges:
- Possession of property over
- Possession of property under x4
- Possession of a controlled substance – methamphetamine
- Misuse of credit card
- Fail to comply with release order
- Illegal possession of government documents x 2
- Possession of a weapon contrary to order
This investigation is ongoing.
Crime Reduction continues to be a policing priority for Red Deer RCMP. Proactive enforcement such as this demonstrates our commitment to Alberta's Crime Reduction strategy and helps create a safer community.
Red Deer RCMP are asking the public to report suspicious person, vehicles and activities in their neighbourhoods. If you have information regarding crime or suspicious activity, please contact the Red Deer RCMP at 403- 406-2300 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8444 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.