CRIME SHORTS

  • Nov. 2, 2012 4:00 p.m.

Pipestone Flyer

 

BREAK-IN AT OIL LEASE SITES

 

During the early morning hours of October 13th, 2012, unknown suspect(s) entered several oil lease sites in the Thorsby/Sunnybrook areas.  Entry was gained by cutting the locks on the gates and once on site, the suspects attempted to steal several items from these oil lease sites.  Items that were taken included four Barton Dry Flow meters as well as a Texsteam chemical pump.

 

THORSBY HIT AND RUN

 

Sometime between October 26th and October 29th, 2012, unknown suspect(s) using a red vehicle, ran into the street side wall of the ATB Financial Bank at 4816 50th Street in Thorsby.  Significant damage was done to both the exterior wall as well as the interior wall directly behind the point of contact.  Entry was not gained to the financial institution, if that was the intended matter.  The suspect vehicle is a red full sized truck or van and may have damage done to its front end and/or its front fender.

 

MACS STORE IN WETASKIWIN ROBBED AT 

GUNPOINT

     

On October 28, 2012 at approximately 22:10 hours the Mac’s Convenience store at 4702-50 Ave. in Wetaskiwin was robbed by two masked individuals.  The suspects entered into the convenience store with a fire arm and robbed the employee at gun point.  The suspects fired a shot just prior to exiting the store and fleeing with stolen items.

     If you have information regarding this or any other unsolved crime, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or log onto www.tipsubmit.com.  Your calls or internet reports to Crime Stoppers are not traced or recorded.  You never have to identify yourself and you never have to testify in court.  If your information leads to an arrest of a suspect, recovery of stolen property or seizure of illegal drugs, you will qualify for a cash reward.  At Central Alberta Crime Stoppers we need your help in solving crime.  Remember, we want your information, not your name.

Just Posted

City of Wetaskiwin saves nearly $1M, restructures staff

‘Streamlining’ results in 10 positions eliminated at City of Wetaskiwin

PHOTOS: Alberta male team takes silver in Winter Games relay speed skating

Alberta was close behind Quebec in the team relay speed skating finals

Alberta was crowned champions in Wheelchair Basketball at Canada Winter Games

Ontario won silver while Quebec took home the bronze medal

Maskwacis RCMP seek three in home invasion case

Maskwacis RCMP investigate home invasion

Rezoning for farmyard defeated by county Dec. 6

County of Wetaskiwin council votes 3-4 against rezoning

Indigenous leaders, politicians say Trans Mountain report flawed

The National Energy Board has endorsed an expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline a second time

People gather for funeral of seven children killed in fast-moving Halifax fire

Traditional portion of the service will be followed by words from community members

WATCH: Pet therapy brings calmness to Winter Games athletes

Canada Winter Games in Red Deer continue on until March 2nd

R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of sexual abuse

R&B star has been accused of sexual misconduct involving women and underage girls for years

Child advocacy centre raising funds through Dream Home Lottery

The child advocacy centre in Red Deer uses its resources to help kids all over Central Alberta

Trudeau tells Canadians to listen to clerk in SNC-Lavalin matter

Privy Council clerk Michael Wernick delivered a blunt assessment at the House of Commons justice

Mueller report looming, new attorney general in hot seat

Robert Mueller is required to produce a confidential report to pursue or decline prosecutions

B.C. woman shares story of abuse with church officials ahead of Vatican summit

Leona Huggins was the only Canadian in the gathering ahead of a historic summit at the Vatican

Sylvan Lake’s Megan Cressey misses Freestyle Skiing Big Air podium

Alberta’s Jake Sandstorm captured silver in the men Freestyle Skiing Big Air contest

Most Read