Stony Plain, Alberta – During the early morning hours of Feb. 5, 2020, Parkland RCMP were patrolling and located a vehicle being driven by a well known offender. The offender was on 24-hour house arrest stemming from numerous charges including criminal flight. RCMP attempted to stop the vehicle however the driver, Alexandre Carriere, sped off at a high rate of speed. Carriere is known to flee from police and due to potential danger to the public, RCMP discontinued trying to stop him.
On Feb. 9, 2020, RCMP located and arrested Alexandre Carriere. While arresting Carriere, he was found to be in possession of methamphetamine. He is charged with:
• Flight from peace officer
• Fail to comply with release order condition (x3)
• Drive while unauthorized (Traffic Safety Act)
• Possession of Methamphetamine
Carriere was held for a judicial interim release hearing. He was remanded into custody. His first appearance is scheduled for Feb. 12, 2020 at Stony Plain Provincial Court.
Carriere has numerous outstanding charges from a similar incident that occurred Sept. 21, 2019. These charges include, impaired operation, operation while prohibited, dangerous operation, flight from peace officer, mischief over $5000 and drive uninsured motor vehicle on highway (Traffic Safety Act). He has a subsequent appearance for these charges on Feb. 26, 2020 at Stony Plain Provincial Court.
If you have any information regarding this investigation, you are asked to contact Parkland RCMP at 825-220-7267 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com (http://www.p3tips.com) or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.
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