Proactive Patrol Nabs St. Albert Break and Enter Suspect

RCMP-1205St. Albert, Alberta – On September 7th, 2016 at approximately 12:30 am, a St. Albert RCMP officer was on patrol when he observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed in the area of Villeneuve Road and St. Albert Trail.


A traffic stop was conducted and it was determined that the lone driver of the vehicle was breaching his release conditions and was therefore arrested. While the officer was dealing with the traffic stop, St. Albert RCMP received a report of a break and enter that had just occurred at Extreme Pita located at #255, 700 St. Albert trail. Officers found that the glass on the front door had been smashed and the till was open. Further Investigation revealed that the driver of the 12:30 am traffic stop was also the suspect in the break and enter at Extreme Pita.

Nathan Adam Lee (34) of Vimy, Alberta has since been charged with the following offences:

  • Break and enter
  • Possession of Break-in tools
  • Disguise with Intent
  • Mischief
  • Fail to Comply with Conditions of a Recognizance x2

He remains in custody and is scheduled to appear in Court in St. Albert on September 12th, 2016.

St. Albert RCMP would like to remind the community to have good lighting around their residents and businesses, keep items out of sight and locked up, and if applicable, make sure all security systems are operating properly at all times.

If you have information about this incident, please call the St. Albert RCMP at 780-458-7700 or call your local police. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers for instructions).

File: 2016-1186997

St. Albert RCMP