Wetaskiwin RCMP looking for driver alleged to damage police vehicle

Wetaskiwin seeking public assistance identifying driver of stolen vehicle

Wetaskiwin RCMP are asking the public’s assistance in locating a dangerous driver who may be involved in other crimes.

According to a press release from spokesperson Cst. Christine Hepburn, “On Dec 29, 2018 Wetaskiwin RCMP members were called to a suspicious vehicle complaint. The vehicle matched the description of a vehicle involved in a break and enter from the night before.

“Once the vehicle was located it fled the scene striking a police motor vehicle. The police officer was not injured in the incident.

“A pursuit was initiated and subsequently the vehicle was lost in the City of Wetaskiwin. A short time later a suspicious vehicle call was dispatched. Police attended and located the truck that was involved in the pursuit abandoned.

“No individuals have been identified as involved in the incident.”

If anyone has information regarding the suspect(s), they are asked to contact the Wetaskiwin RCMP Detachment at 780-312-7200 or their local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Stu.salkeld@pipestoneflyer.ca

Just Posted

Ponoka County receives update from energy lobby group

CAPP hopes to work with municipalities on property tax issues

The Brick Learning Centre celebrates 2019 graduates

The “Good Old Days” continue on

Ponoka senior receives first place writing award for her memoirs

Anne Teeuswen, 88, recognized for “Spending Time With My Memories”

Traffic safety measures during the 2019 Ponoka Stampede

Reduced speed limits and temporary four-way stop start June 22

Video shows fireworks shot at swan in Alberta

Alberta Fish and Wildlife is investigating the incident in Grande Prairie

Air Canada reviewing how crew left sleeping passenger on parked plane

In a Facebook post, the woman said she woke up ‘all alone’ on a ‘cold dark’ aircraft

Canadians crash out of Women’s World Cup in 0-1 loss to Sweden

Canada missed a chance to tie the game on a penalty shot

Late night fight in Wetaskiwin results in aggravated assault, assault with a weapon charges

Wetaskiwin RCMP investigate armed robbery and aggravated assault

Maskwacis featured in documentary series that unearths Indigenous cuisine

Red Chef Revival’s host visits community, elders and Nipisihkopahk School

UPDATED: Manderville located, Edwards still missing

Last seen in Ponoka June 22, 2019

PHOTOS: Event marks one year since soccer team rescued from Thai cave

Nine players and coach took part in marathon and bike event to help improve conditions at cave

Fighter Jets light up Bucs’ to take AFL first place

38-3 loss puts Central Alberta into second place in the AFL

Most Read