Okotoks Man Charged with Possession of Stolen Property


Okotoks, AB – On December 6, 2016 at approx. 11:10 pm Okotoks RCMP responded to a call of a suspicious male looking inside parked vehicles with a flashlight in the area of Crystal Shores area.  Police attended the scene and located a male matching the description walking down the side walk. The male was caring two bags one of which had numerous stole items in it.

Anyone missing the following items is urged to contact the Okotoks RCMP:

–          Oakley sunglasses with a case

–          Pink screwdriver

–          Silver flashlight

–          Roots wallet

–          Car keys

–          Set of keys (multiple keys attached)

James HANLON of no fixed address had a number of outstanding warrants.  He was arrested and charged with Possession of stolen Property, mischief and fail to comply. HANLON will be appearing on Okotoks Court on December 9, 2016.

RCMP would like to thank the public for calling the RCMP regarding this suspicious person and would also like to remind the public to keep their vehicles locked while unattended and to remove any keys or valuables from inside.

If you have any information about any other crime, please call the Okotoks RCMP at 403-995-4202. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com. 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), you may be eligible for a cash reward.