Two arrested and charged after being found in stolen vehicle

Suspects also allegedly in possession of numerous weapons and stolen property

  • May. 1, 2017 2:55 p.m.

On April 25th Innisfail RCMP responded to a complaint of a theft of fuel from the Innisfail Esso. The suspect truck had been reported stolen. The owner of the Esso attempted to stop the suspect and was injured in the process.

On April 27th Innisfail RCMP responded to a complaint of a suspicious vehicle parked at the Markerville campground with two occupants sleeping inside.

The vehicle was confirmed stolen and the two occupants were taken into custody.

The search of the vehicle revealed suspected stolen property, numerous weapons and other items of concern to police.

Both occupants were arrested on multiple outstanding warrants from other detachments within Alberta.

The male driver of the vehicle was also charged with criminal offences relating to the theft of fuel complaint at the Innisfail Esso on April 25th, as well as using stolen credit cards at or near Didsbury.

Quinn Russell Peterson, 25, of Red Deer, has been charged with dangerous driving, failing to remain at the scene of a collision, robbery, two counts of possession of property over $5,000, possession of break in tools, two counts of possession of a weapon dangerous to the public peace, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of ammunition, four counts of breaching of probation and three counts of using a stolen credit card.

Liticia Williar of Red Deer, 19, has been charged with possession of property exceeding $5,000, possession of break in tools and two counts of possession of weapon dangerous to public peace.

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