Two alleged offenders arrested for charges throughout central Alberta

The police worked around the clock gathering information, from several jurisdictions, needed to hold these offenders accountable.

  • Nov. 27, 2015 11:00 a.m.

As a result of a lengthy, and complex investigation RCMP members from the Wetaskwin RCMP, General Investigations Section and Maskwacis RCMP, two prolific property offenders have been arrested on numerous charges, and several outstanding warrants throughout central Alberta.

The police worked around the clock gathering information, from several jurisdictions, needed to hold these offenders accountable.

The offences consisted mainly of thefts from retail outlets. Jurisdictions affected by these two include Wetaskiwin, Millet, Camrose, Red Deer, Drayton Valley, Spruce Grove, Vegreville, St. Albert and Beaumont. Investigations suggest that over $10,000 worth of merchandise has been stolen by MIND and OMEASOO since April of this year.

On November 25th, 2015, 32 year old Candice MINDE, and 31 year old James OMEASOO, were arrested without incident. Each was wanted on numerous outstanding warrants from several central Alberta communities.

Upon arrest Candice MINDE was charged with 49 criminal offences dating between May 25, 2015 and November 25, 2015. They consist of one count of obtaining food fraudulently, 18 counts of theft, and 30 counts of breeching court orders. At the time of arrest MIND had warrants for 27 other, similar charges.

James OMEASOO was charged with eight counts of theft. At the time of arrest OMEASOO was wanted on 14 other, similar charges.

MIND and OMEASOO were in Provincial court November 26th, 2015 and have been remanded pending further court appearance in early December.

 

 

Just Posted

Wetaskiwin mom, businesswoman seeks UCP nomination

New constituency and new provincial party on ballot in 2019

Jambalaya, cornbread headline this week’s kitchen

Season the jambalaya to suit your taste

Urban legends surrounding cell phones

No evidence cell phones cause gas pumps to explode

Wind study conducted near Winfield, hears County of Wetaskiwin

Grant for municipal collaboration obtained from province

One suspect sought by Leduc RCMP after bank robbery

Leduc RCMP seek public assistance for robbery

Toronto van attack suspect faces 10 counts of first-degree murder

The suspect in the Toronto van attack that killed 10 people and injured 15 others on Monday is a 25-year-old man named Alek Minassian

B.C. set to introduce pot laws, but years of fine tuning likely: minister

Legislation regulating recreational marijuana is expected to be introduced Thursday

Canadian driver uses lawn chair as driver’s seat, gets caught

Ontario police detachment caught the male driver during a traffic stop

Three arrests in stolen vehicle incident west of Red Deer last fall

Stolen vehicle flees police Sundre, Rocky Mountain House and Sylvan Lake

Several incidents of calves stolen in southern Alberta

RCMP’s livestock division is investigating the theft of calves from several ranches

Fears prompt feds to establish BBQ brush safety standards

Wire-bristle safety fears prompt Ottawa to establish BBQ brush safety standards

Don’t forget about women left to sweep up shards of glass ceiling, W7 urges G7

When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau champions gender equality at the G7 he is being asked to raise the concerns of marginalized women

Canadian air travel industry fears pilot flight-time limits will go too far

Air carriers urge feds to slow down flight-time limits for sleepy pilots

‘Battle of the Badges’ charity hockey game raises $35,000 for Humboldt Broncos

Red Deer Emergency Services won the game with a score of 10- 5

Most Read