A male driver and feminine passenger had been arrested by Kelowna RCMP final week after stealing a bait automotive.
A Taser was present in a fanny pack on the ground of the car early within the morning on Friday, Dec. 1, in line with an RCMP media launch issued at this time, Dec. 6. Each have been charged with auto theft.
The person, who RCMP say was a identified offender, is in custody awaiting a court docket date. The lady was launched pending an upcoming court docket look.
The bait car was deployed the evening earlier than. RCMP officers had been notified when it began shifting and stopped it alongside Dilworth Drive.
The suspects additionally triggered in depth harm to the doorways and ignition of the car.
“This can be a nice success story relating to a coordinated effort to counter property crime in Kelowna between the Proactive Enforcement Unit deploying the bait autos in scorching spots and common obligation officers arresting a identified property crime offender inside hours of deployment,” Cpl. Guillaume Tanguay, of the Kelowna RCMP Proactive Enforcement Staff, mentioned within the launch.
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