Leduc RCMP nab Ontario fugitive Oct. 25

On October 25th, 2016, Leduc RCMP responded to a call for service at the CIBC bank on the corner of 50thStreet and 50th Avenue, Leduc.

  • Oct. 25, 2016 8:00 p.m.

Submitted by Cst. Kyle Mckinney

Leduc RCMP

On October 25th, 2016, Leduc RCMP responded to a call for service at the CIBC bank on the corner of 50thStreet and 50th Avenue, Leduc.  A male was reported to be inside, believed to be wanted in connection with an investigation in Ontario of Escaping Lawful Custody.

Members of the Leduc RCMP immediately attended the location and arrested Philip Robert Crosby, 48, without incident.

Crosby was wanted out of Ontario for Escaping Lawful Custody and currently faces multiple charges out of Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia which include Robbery with Violence, Personation with Intent, Impaired Driving, Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Breaching a Conditional Sentence Order and Criminal Flight.  Crosby is currently being held in police custody pending a Judicial Interim Release Hearing.

Police would like to thank the public for their on-going assistance in making our communities safer.

If you have information about a crime, call the Leduc RCMP Detachment at 780-980-7200. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). You do not need to reveal your identity and Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to Call Display, Call Trace or tape any phone calls. If your information leads to an arrest, you may qualify for a cash award up to $2,000.00. We want your tip, not your name. Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

 

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