Monday , 14 June 2021

2 Guys, a Girl & over a dozen charges

Cold Lake RCMP nab two wanted men with one common connection

The Cold Lake RCMP have arrested two wanted men in the last week, with one common connection, a 24 year old female from Cold Lake. RCMP have located, arrested and charged, 29 year old Cody Raymond White, of Cold Lake, and 41 year old, Kelly Joseph George Janvier, of Cold Lake First Nations.

White was wanted in connection to a June 29th theft of a motor vehicle. The 29 year old was observed operating a stolen vehicle, near Tim Hortons north. When police arrived on the scene, White backed into a witnesses vehicle, in an attempt to escape and fled the scene; police have been looking for him since. White was charged with possession of stolen property over $5000, causing a police pursuit, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle and operating a motor vehicle while disqualified.

On August 4th, Cold Lake RCMP caught up with the suspect at Marie Lake, where he was found inside a stolen vehicle, with a 24 year old, female accomplice. The female was arrested and charged. White was also arrested and searched. Found on his person were keys to another stolen vehicle and an undetermined controlled substance. White has been charged with five additional counts; including possession of stolen property over $5000 x 2 (vehicle & keys to second vehicle), breach of probation, resisting arrest and possession of a controlled substance. White was remanded into custody after appearing in Cold Lake Provincial Court via CCTV.

Six days later, on August 10th, Cold Lake RCMP caught up with another wanted man, Kelly Joseph George Janvier. Janvier was charged in connection to an incident from July 15th, where a female was allegedly held against her will in a vehicle and assaulted. At the time of that incident, two females were charged with forcible confinement and assault. The women charged were 28 year old Charmaine Sharphead and 24 year old Tessa Urlacher. Janvier was wanted on charges of assault, forcible confinement, and uttering threats.

In addition to the charges stemming from the July 15th incident, Janvier was charged with five more charges, at the time of his arrest on August 10th. RCMP arrested Janvier on the Elizabeth Metis Settlement without incident; however he was allegedly in possession of prohibited items. Janvier has been additionally charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose x2, unauthorized possession of a firearm in a motor vehicle, possession of prohibited weapon and possessoon of a firearm while prohibited.  Janvier was remanded into custody until court on August 24th, 2016.

As for the common connection – the 24 year old female charged and found in the vehicle with Cody Raymond White, was Tessa Urlacher: one of the females charged in the July 15th incident. Urlacher has additionally been charged with possession of stolen property and failing to comply with a recognizance x2.


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