WILKIE SK REPORTS for January 5 to 11, 2016
CN Police reported a railway crossing malfunction.
There were several reports of individuals going through the contents of parked vehicles. RCMP would like to remind residents to lock their vehicles and remove the keys.
RCMP received a complaint of a break and enter into a residence. A 2007 White Dodge RAM and a 2013 White Toyota Sequoia were stolen as well as several other items that were stored in the residence garage. Two youth were charged with break and enter and theft of a motor vehicle. Both youth were arrested in and charged for possession of the stolen vehicle and mischief over $5,000 when the Sequoia was recovered on the Red Pheasant Cree Nation with its windows smashed out. The investigation is ongoing.
Police are investigating the theft of a red 2010 Ford F150 which was later recovered on Red Pheasant First Nation. This matter is still under investigation as suspects have been identified.
There was a report of a suspicious vehicle in Wilkie, Sk. Members patrolled but vehicle was gone on arrival.
A fire extinguisher was stolen from inside a motor vehicle, and recovered on the Red Pheasant grid. This matter is still under investigation.
RCMP received a complaint of the theft of two bicycles. This matter is still under investigation.
An abandoned vehicle was located in Wilkie. Members discovered the vehicle was stolen out of North Battleford. This matter is still under investigation.
Police received a report of a suspicious person. Person was in community for a legitimate non-criminal purpose.
SaskEnergy reported a water bowl explosion in a rural area near Wilkie. Reported for information purposes.
There were two reports of attempted theft of fuel from gas tanks in rural farmyards. At one location, two jerry cans of fuel were taken. There are no suspects at this time.
Members received a report of a suspicious vehicle in a rural area. Members patrolled but could not locate the vehicle.
Police received another report of a suspicious vehicle in a rural area but complainant could not give members a location of where the vehicle was spotted.
Members acted as mediators in a disagreement between two adults.
RCMP received a complaint of careless use of a firearm but it was unfounded.
Police received a complaint of false pretenses. This matter is still under investigation.
There was also one false alarm, one traffic complaint and two false 911 calls.
Persons with information about crimes being committed are urged to call the Unity RCMP detachment at 306-228-6300; the Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480; or the Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may also call Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at1-800-222-8477, or *8477 on the SaskTel Mobility Network. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2,000 for information which leads to the arrest of person(s) responsible for any serious crime. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display, nor are your calls traced or recorded.
You can also submit a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com.