Thursday , 5 August 2021

UPDATE: Bonnyville RCMP investigate multiple break-ins


RCMP have arrested 25 year old Simon Cardinal, of Elizabeth Métis Settlement, in connection to these crimes. Cardinal has been charged with four offenses in relation to these incidents, as well as a number of other offenses relating to other crimes.

At the time of this publication, second person has not been charged in these cases.


Bonnyville RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects involved in three break and enters that took place early Tuesday Morning.

On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019, at approximately 3:20 am A brown ford truck with four male occupants stole a 2006 White Silverado Truck from REDA located on Highway 660.

The suspects then broke into Fast Gas, located on 50th Avenue. Both the brown Ford truck and the white stolen Silverado entered the parking lot at approximately 4:35 am. 4 male occupants exit the vehicles. The window beside the front door was smashed in with a wrench. The 4 males proceeded into the store. At approximately 4:39 am both vehicles, with the four suspects inside took off and proceeded west on 50th Ave.

Minutes later the same suspects broke into Brosseau’s Grocery Store, located on 50thAvenue. Both the brown ford truck and the white stolen Silverado entered the back parking lot, and smashed the back window beside the door. The males entered the business and fled in the two vehicles shortly thereafter.

The stolen Silverado is was displaying Alberta Licence plate FES608, and had a “REDA” decal on the back driver-side window.

Police are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the male suspects. Anyone with information regarding these three break and enters is urged to contact the Bonnyville RCMP at 780-343-7200.

If you have any information on this or any other crime, you are asked to contact the Bonnyville RCMP at 780-343-7200 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com (http://www.p3tips.com/ ) or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

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