Beaumont, Alberta – On 2017-Apr-03 at approx. 1:50 am Beaumont RCMP attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a blue Hyundai Tucson but the driver of the Hyundai fled from police. Later in the morning at approx. 9:00 am the same vehicle was found abandoned in a swampy area on the east side of the town of Beaumont, AB. Police database checks confirmed the vehicle was stolen out of Edmonton, AB.
A suspect associated with the stolen vehicle was identified and he had fled from police. After a brief foot pursuit, Michael David SHIMARO-CAMPBELL 28 years of age of Edmonton was taken into custody. Mr SHIMARO-CAMPBELL has been charged with nine Criminal Code offences.
Mr. SHIMARO-CAMPBELL is scheduled to appear in Leduc Provincial Court on April 6th 2017. Beaumont RCMP wants to thank the citizens of Beaumont who assisted in reporting the suspicious activities and location of Mr. SHIMARO-CAMPBELL, leading to his successful apprehension.