Two men have been charged following a vehicle theft.
On August 18, 2016 two male suspects stole a truck from the Crane Lake area and drove to the St. Paul area where RCMP engaged in a brief pursuit. Bonnyville RCMP later located the males in the same stolen truck just outside the Elizabeth Metis Settlement/ The men were arrested and taken into custody.
The 26-year-old white male driver from Cold Lake has been charged with Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Resist Arrest, Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000, Possession of Break-In Instruments, Mischief Under $5000, Fail to Comply with an Undertaking and Failing to stop for a Police Officer; the 19-year-old native male passenger from Edmonton is facing 4 charges: Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000, Resist Arrest and two counts of Fail to Comply with a Recognizance.
RCMP have not released any further information, the names of the men, or the dates of their court appearances.