RCMP News Release: March 19th – March 25th, 2016

March 19th

9:28 a.m. – RCMP received a complaint of damage to a vehicle in the Bentley area.

  • Apr. 7, 2016 4:00 p.m.

March 19th

9:28 a.m. RCMP received a complaint of damage to a vehicle in the Bentley area. A Dodge Ram truck was locked while parked outside a location on 52nd Avenue. The door handle was ripped off,the ignition damaged, and a stereo deck and subwoofers stolen.

10:24 a.m. A break and enter occurred at a property in Bentley. A gate was damaged at the residence located on 51st Avenue. It is believed the suspects or suspects attempted to steal a quad but were unsuccessful.

2:40 p.m. Reports of an intoxicated male on 50th Avenue in Bentley resulted in RCMP attendance. A witness advised that a male was sleeping in his parked vehicle and then exited the vehicle. A59-year-old Bentley resident was located by police sleeping inside a drinking establishment. The male was arrested for public intoxication and lodged in cells until sober.

5:07 p.m. RCMP were called to a domestic disturbance at an address on Parkland Drive in Sylvan Lake. A 46-year-old female contacted police to advise that she had been assaulted by her ex-common-law spouse while attempting to remove her items from the residence. A 38-year-old Sylvan Lake male has been charged with assault.

March 20th

6:09 p.m. A Sylvan Lake female is facing charges in relation to possession of stolen property. A complainant notified police that a male was breaching conditions not to have contact with a female.When police attended a residence on Sylvan Drive to investigate, the female in question was located inside a stolen vehicle with a stolen licence plate. An 18-year-old female is charged with two counts of possession of stolen property.

8:36 p.m. A 911 call was received of a two vehicle collision on Memorial Trail at 50th Street in Sylvan Lake. Two trucks collided at the intersection however no one sustained serious injuries. A 24-year-old male from Markerville is charged with impaired driving and having a blood alcohol level over .08.

March 21st

12:32 a.m. A vehicle was stolen from a residence on 48th Avenue in Sylvan Lake. A male was charging the battery on his 2003 Pontiac Grand Prix which was stolen when he went briefly inside his residence. The vehicle was later recovered in Red Deer City.

12:02 p.m. A counterfeit $50 bill was passed to counter staff at the Sylvan Lake Dairy Queen. A 38-year-old male from Craigmyle, Alberta was later located by RCMP and arrested. He is facing a charge of uttering/exporting counterfeit money.

10:17 p.m. A complaint was received of an impaired driver on Range Road 30 near Township Road 370 in Red Deer County. A truck was driven into the ditch and the driver questioned.Breath samples were obtained from the driver and he was arrested at the scene. Charged with impaired driving; having a blood alcohol level over .08; and driving while unauthorized is a 63-year-old Innisfail resident

March 23rd

8:49 p.m. RCMP received a call from Lake City Services staff of a suspicious male whom had broken into the towing compound located on Industrial Way in Sylvan Lake. Members surrounded the complex and apprehended a youth. The male is facing charges of breaking and entering into a business with intent and possession of break in instruments.

March 24th

12:09 a.m. Two males are facing charges in relation to an assault at a residence on 43rd Street in Sylvan Lake. A female contacted RCMP dispatch to report a stabbing however further investigation revealed that no one was stabbed but rather an assault with a baseball bat had occurred. A 36-year-old male had received non-life threatening injuries to his head and arm. Two females were also accosted by two males inside the residence. Charged with assault and aggravated assault are two males, aged 26 and 27, from Medicine Hat.

6:51 p.m. A 33-year-old Sylvan Lake female is facing an assault charge in relation to a domestic dispute on Willow Springs Crescent in Sylvan Lake. A 36-year-old male advised police that his girlfriend was intoxicated and had assaulted him. The female was arrested at the scene and is formally charged with assault.


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