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Ponoka RCMP arrest male from Rimbey

Ponoka RCMP briefs from March 30 to April 6

On April 4, 2020, the Ponoka RCMP witnessed a Dodge truck with the driver’s side headlight out driving northbound on 67 St. A traffic stop was conducted. The driver had provided false information to the police and was arrested for obstruction.

Upon investigation it was found that the driver had a suspended driver’s license. The vehicle was towed and the driver, a 41 year old male from Rimbey, was charged with obstructing police and driving while unauthorized.

“If you have information on this, or any other crime, contact The Ponoka RCMP Detachment at 403-783-4472 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest or the recovery of stolen property or the seizure of illicit drugs, you could be eligible for a cash award.”

- Submitted by Ponoka RCMP

Emily Jaycox

About the Author: Emily Jaycox

I’m Emily Jaycox, the editor of Ponoka News and the Bashaw Star. I’ve lived in Ponoka since 2015 and have over seven years of experience working as a journalist in central Alberta communities.
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