Airdrie RCMP Charge Calgary Pair Fleeing from Stolen Vehicle

Rocky View County, Alberta – Airdrie RCMP have charged a male and female with a multitude of charges including possession of stolen property over $5000 after being arrested running from a stolen vehicle in Rocky View County.

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On Sunday, May 21, 2017 at approximately 10:30 pm, a Cochrane RCMP member, leaving the Calgary Remand Centre, noticed a truck leaving the Centre with a burnt out tail light. The vehicle’s plate was checked on the Canadian Police Information Centre and determined to be reported stolen out of Calgary. The member followed the vehicle northbound out of Calgary into Rocky View County where it then quickly fled at a high rate of speed. Airdrie RCMP, Airdrie Rural RCMP, and the RCMP’s Police Dog Service were updated and Calgary Police Service’s HAWCS helicopter was requested for aerial support. Another Cochrane RCMP member attempted to stop the stolen vehicle but, was unsuccessful. CPS’s HAWCS was able to locate and then track the vehicle which eventually went off road into a field off of Range Road 22 west of Airdrie. Airdrie RCMP along with the assistance of RCMP Police Dog Service and CPS HAWCS were able to locate the suspect male and female hiding in a bush line. Both were subsequently arrested without further incident.

34 year old Daniel Douglas Weston of Calgary is charged with:

  • Possession of property obtained by crime over $5000
  • Dangerous operation of motor vehicle
  • Operation of motor vehicle while being pursued by police
  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000
  • Exceed max speed limit established
  • Operate motor vehicle without holding subsisting operator’s license

Weston was released on a Recognizance with $300 cash bail and conditions to appear at the Provincial Court of Alberta in Airdrie on May 25, 2017.

25 year old Jasmine Ann Scott of Calgary is charged with:

  • Possession of property obtained by crime over $5000
  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000
  • Possess break-in instruments
  • Possession of weapon for dangerous purpose

Scott was released on a Recognizance with conditions to appear at the Provincial Court of Alberta in Airdrie on July 6, 2017.

Anyone with further information on this occurrence is asked to contact Constable Greg Neufeld at the Airdrie RCMP Detachment at (403) 945-7200. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS), by Internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [www.crimestoppers.ab.ca] for instructions on how to do). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), the recovery of stolen property, and/or a seizure of illicit drugs, you may be eligible for a cash reward.

Police file: 2017-619155

Airdrie RCMP


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