Thorsby/Breton RCMP Arrest Individuals involved in Numerous Crimes.

On August 20, 2016 Thorsby/Breton RCMP and RCMP Police Dog Service arrested two...

  • Aug. 22, 2016 7:00 p.m.
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Submitted by Sgt. Corey Kyle

Thorsby/Breton RCMP Detachment Commander

On August 20, 2016 Thorsby/Breton RCMP and RCMP Police Dog Service arrested two individual for various offences in the Buck Lake area.

The RCMP have been actively attempting to locate the two suspects on outstanding warrants for offences in the Community.

The following were arrested:

Murlin Scott BECKER of Buck Lake, Alberta is facing the following criminal code charges:

  1. Possession of Stolen property over $5000.

  2. Use of a disguise with Intent

  3. Assault Causing Bodily Harm

  4. Obstruction x 4

Tyler HANNA of Wetaskiwin, Alberta is facing the following criminal code charges:

  1. Assault Causing Bodily Harm

  2. Uttering Threats

Further investigations still continue into other matters.  Both individuals remain in custody with court set for August 24, 2016 In Breton Provincial Court.

The RCMP would like to thank the people of the Community who assisted with the investigations.  The RCMP working with the Community greatly assist in apprehending persons involved.

If you have any information that could assist in this investigation, please contact the Breton RCMP at 780-696-3502. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [www.crimestoppers.ab.ca] for instructions). 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), the recovery of stolen property, and/or a seizure of illicit drugs, you may be eligible for a cash reward.