Nanton, Alberta – On November 1, 2016, at 7 a.m., a vehicle stop was conducted by members of the High River Integrated Traffic Unit for Provincial offences. Subsequent investigation led to the arrest of a lone male for possession of a stolen vehicle and substances listed within the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
As a result of further investigation, a 41 year old male from Calgary is facing 20 Criminal Code charges of Possession of Stolen Property, one charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance, and 23 Provincial offence violations. Many of these offences involved altering and producing invalid license plates from stolen license plates.
The name of the accused is not being released until such time as the charges have been sworn. The accused is scheduled to appear in Provincial Court in Fort Macleod on December 7, 2016.
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