Impaired driving charges following hit and run at Highways 11 and 20

RCMP were called to McDonalds in Hewlett Park in Sylvan Lake after a report of a male passed out in the staff room.

Saturday, April 27th

5:46 a.m. – RCMP were called to McDonalds in Hewlett Park in Sylvan Lake after a report of a male passed out in the staff room. Staff had problems awakening the man as he was heavily intoxicated. The 20-year-old was arrested and lodged in cells until sober.

Sunday, April 28th

12:44 a.m. – EMS and police were dispatched to Chief ’s Pub and Eatery on Lakeshore Drive in Sylvan Lake to attend to a 39-year-old male on the ground with facial injuries. The male, who appeared assaulted, refused treatment, was uncooperative with RCMP and unwilling to provide a statement. He was driven home by police.

2:00 a.m. – A 911 call was placed to RCMP after an intoxicated female in her 20s showed up at a residence on Reynolds Road in Sylvan Lake. The female was bleeding over her eye but would not offer details as to what had occurred. Members questioned the woman, determining that she had not been assaulted but had fallen a few times resulting in the injuries. She was escorted to her mother’s residence at her request.

8:33 a.m. – Residents in the area of 38 Street in Sylvan Lake called police in relation to the sound of shots being fired in the back yard of a residence. Five males ranging in age from 16 to 20 years old were holding a party and using pellet guns to shoot at beer bottles from the house to the alley. Two of the males were arrested for outstanding warrants and taken back to cells. There were no injuries and the party was shut down without further incident.

9:19 p.m. – RCMP attended a break and enter at a residence on 43rd Street in Sylvan Lake. A female resident entered her locked front door to discover that several rooms in her home were rummaged through with multiple items stolen. An investigation is ongoing.

Tuesday, April 30th

9:19 p.m. – A break in at a vacant property on 47th Avenue resulted in damage to the residence. A complaint was dispatched of a group of teenage males having a fire without a fire pit and entering the vacant property. Police discovered the fire and it was promptly extinguished. Damage to the property included broken windows and deck boards. A 15-year-old male was found at his parent’s residence and the two remaining males, aged 17 and 19, were located a short time later at H. J. Cody School. Charges are pending.

Thursday, May 2nd

3:04 p.m. – Charges have been laid against a female after a hit and run collision at the Highway 11 and Highway 20 intersection. Witnesses reported seeing a SUV run a red light southbound and collide with a car. The driver of the suspect vehicle then fled the scene. Fortunately, the other driver was not seriously injured. A 60-year-old woman is facing charges of impaired driving, failing to remain at the scene of a collision and making a left turn unsafely.

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