Vehicle stop leads to arrest and charges

Stolen personal mail and a 22 calibre rifle found in vehicle with suspect

  • Mar. 6, 2017 4:11 p.m.

At 1 a.m. on March 3rd, Blackfalds RCMP assisted the Alberta Sheriffs with a vehicle stop. Investigations revealed a large amount of stolen personal mail, as well as a stolen 22 calibre rifle.

The suspect was had provided a false name to the officers initially, however investigations revealed his identity and the numerous outstanding warrants for his arrest.

Justyn Bourne has been charged with numerous offences both Criminal Code and Provincial statutes and was held in custody.

Blackfalds RCMP request that the public refrain from enquiring about the mail, as the owners have been or will be contacted in the near future.

– Fawcett