Red Deer man facing stolen property and firearms charges

Other arrests by Innisfail RCMP include men from Olds, Sundre and Edmonton

On July 21st at 2 a.m., Innisfail RCMP located a holiday trailer, bearing no plate, being hauled on 50th St. in Innisfail. The truck that was hauling the trailer was confirmed stolen. When police attempted to pull the vehicle over, the vehicle refused to stop and drove onto QEII Hwy.

Innisfail RCMP were able to safely use a tire deflation device, which was successful, and the driver was arrested without incident. A 27-year-old male from Edmonton has been charged with multiple counts, including being in possession of the stolen truck and holiday trailer.

Also, on July 21st at 1 p.m., Innisfail RCMP located a vehicle driving with back end damage. The vehicle was confirmed as stolen. Police monitored the vehicle and observed a male get into the driver’s seat of the vehicle and before he could drive away, he was arrested without incident. A 33-year-old male from Red Deer is now facing charges of being in possession of the stolen truck, along with firearm offenses.

On July 23rd at 12:30 a.m., Innisfail RCMP responded to a suspicious vehicle complaint on RR 20. The vehicle was determined to be stolen and with the help from a witness, police were informed that two males fled from the vehicle. With the assistance from RCMP police dog services, the two males were located and arrested without incident. A 34-year-old male from Sundre and 35-year-old male from Olds are now facing charges of possession of stolen property.

– Fawcett