Grande Prairie RCMP Lay Charges Following Airport Incident

Grande Prairie, Alberta – On April 13, 2019, Grande Prairie RCMP responded to an incident at the local airport. An individual jumped over the fence surrounding the outside of the local airport into a restricted area and boarded an aircraft. RCMP arrested the male at the location and the aircraft was grounded for a period of time.

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Travis Theodore GERRARD (28) of Grande Prairie, Alberta is facing the following charges;

• Endangering safety of an aircraft

• Mischief over $5,000.00

• Unauthorized entry to an aerodrome

Mr. Gerrard was scheduled to appear in Grande Prairie Provincial Court on June 10, 2019.

If you need to report a crime, please call the Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-830-5700 or call your local police detachment. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

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