Police suspect ATV thief went to Wetaskiwin Hospital

Thorsby RCMP looking for info on Pigeon Lake theft

Police are looking for the public’s help in identifying a suspected ATV thief who may have ended up at the Wetaskiwin Hospital.

According to a press release from Thorsby RCMP spokesperson Cst. D. Alipour, “Between the dates of September 5 to September 6, 2019 the Thorsby RCMP were notified of a break and enter to a rural property in Mulhurst Bay. The RCMP is seeking public assistance to identify the culprit(s) responsible.

“It is believed suspects entered a campground in Mulhurst Bay and then stole two ATVs described as; yellow Polaris Sportsman 2000 and a light green Yamaha Grizzly 2009.

“Thorsby RCMP were later informed that one of the suspects may have sustained injuries when one of the ATVs rolled. This male suspect is believed to have been transported to the Wetaskiwin hospital by a friend or family member.

“If anyone has any information regarding the persons involved, please contact the Thorsby RCMP at (780) 789-3950. 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

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