PRINCE GEORGE, BC: A male is in custody after crashing a stolen car into a garage earlier today…
Police say at approximately 9:20 AM, officers received a report of a stolen Acura taken from a residence near 15th and Foothills. The car was taken sometime overnight or early morning.
At approximately 12:15 PM, officers received a report of a Motor Vehicle Collision on Sadler Drive. Initial indications were that a vehicle collided with a residential garage and the driver fled on foot.
Police attended the area and located the stolen Acura empty. An extensive search for the suspect was conducted and just before 1:00 PM, officers located and arrested a 39 year-old Prince George resident believed to be responsible for this incident. He will be held in custody overnight and will appear in Provincial Court on Tuesday December 5th, 2017.
If anyone has information or saw anything suspicious between 10:30 PM Sunday night and 9 AM Monday morning to contact the Prince George RCMP at 250-561-3300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.