Medicine Hat, Alberta – On August 31st at 8:30PM police responded to the alley behind the 2500 block of 22 AVE SE for a report of a male suspected of overdosing while in the drivers seat of a motor vehicle.
Upon police arrival with EMS, the male was checked medically and cleared by EMS. Police on scene discovered the vehicle which the male occupied was stolen from a residence in the city.
The suspect was taken into police custody and properly identified. It was then confirmed this same male was wanted for a break and enter on Carswell RD SE which had occurred August 21st where numerous home electronics were stolen.
The 22 year old male now awaits a Judicial Interim Release hearing on the following charges:
- Possession of Stolen Property (vehicle)
- Break Enter and theft
Medicine Hat Police Service