Queens RCMP recover stolen car but driver flees from scene

Canavoy, Prince Edward Island – On Monday, October 17th, at approximately 5:00 p.m., Queens District RCMP received a 911 call from a resident reporting that a vehicle had just gone into the ditch near his residence on Route 351 in Mount Stewart. The caller saw a young male running away from the vehicle, through a field and then towards the river in Mount Stewart.


When police arrived on scene they discovered the vehicle, a 2007 Toyota Camry, was reported to Kings District RCMP as stolen on October 9th 2016 from a address in Canavoy.

The Police Dog Service was called in however police were not able to locate the male.


Police are asking the public to contact Cst. Jamie Parsons of the Queens District RCMP Detachment (902) 368-9300 if they have any information that may assist with this investigation. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can provide information to P.E.I. Crime Stoppers in the following manner:

*by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS);
*by internet at www.peicrimestoppers.com; or
*by text to 274637 (CRIMES) and text ‘TIP162’ plus your message

Queens District RCMP