Ponoka RCMP investigating theft of two trucks

Other theft incidents occurred in the town and county of Ponoka

On May 29 the Ponoka RCMP responded to a complaint of a theft of a 2007 black GMC three-quarter ton crew cab.

The truck was eventually located on 44 Street. And then a 2007 Black GMC Sierra with a red slip tank in the back was stolen from in front of the residence. The file is currently under investigation.

Generators stolen

On May 29 police responded to a complaint of a theft of generators.

A Yamaha 2800i blue and silver and a 3,000 watt generator yellow and black were stolen. The suspect vehicle is described as a dark mid-2000 Chevrolet pickup.

Items stolen from aquaplex change room

On May 30 the Ponoka RCMP received a complaint of a theft from the change room at the aquaplex.

A youth, described as being First Nations, is said to have been wearing a dark blue hoodie, dark denim jeans and red and black shoes. Two iPhones are said to have been taken. The file is currently under investigation.

Impaired driver nabbed

On June 6 the Ponoka RCMP received a complaint of a possible impaired driver that had just entered the ditch along Highway 2 southbound from Highway 2A.

Police made patrols to the area and located a 30-year-old Red Deer man in a red Hyundai in the ditch. After further investigation, breath samples were obtained and the male was subsequently charged with impaired driving and driving over .08 blood-alcohol content.

If you have information, please call the Ponoka RCMP at 403-783-4472. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), you may be eligible for a cash reward.

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