Gun, robbery charges for three suspects in Wetaskiwin semi theft

Wetaskiwin/Leduc RCMP - two robberies lead to the arrest of three south of Leduc

Three suspects are facing a number of serious charges after a semi truck collision over the weekend.

According to RCMP K Division spokesperson Cpl. Laurel Scott, “Following two different robberies on Nov. 29, the brandishing of a firearm and a pursuit which led to a stolen semi truck, charges have been laid against three suspects.

“Nicholas Page Stocco (21), Deven Alfonso Richardson (25) and Chantal Vossler (22) have all been charged with robbery with an imitation firearm, robbery, possession of an imitation firearm dangerous to public, use of an imitation firearm in the commission of an offence, fraud under $5,000 (x2) and possession of stolen property over $5,000 (x2).

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“Stocco faces further charges of flight from police (x2) dangerous operation of a motor vehicle (x2), drive while disqualified (x2), fail to remain at the scene of an accident, disguise with intent to commit an indictable offence and fail to comply with conditions (x8).

“All three remain in custody. Richardson and Vossler are to appear in Wetaskiwin Provincial Court next on December 10 and Stocco is scheduled to appear on December 12. “

Stu.salkeld@pipestoneflyer.ca

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