Killam, Viking RCMP arrest repeat property crime offender

Killam RCMP were advised of a theft of a truck from a local shop on Sept. 29, 2019 at approximately 9:30 a.m. 

The owner of the truck was able to relay the location of the truck via GPS to police, and determined that the truck was in Viking.

Killam and Viking RCMP members located the vehicle, and arrested the driver.

Jory Nicholls, 31, of Edmonton, Alta. has been charged with: Break and enter, Mischief under $5,000, and Possession of Property obtained by Crime over $5,000. 

On September 30, 2019, Nicholls was released by a Justice of the Peace for a future court date.

Shortly after his release, Killam RCMP were alerted to a theft of a truck in Killam.

Killam RCMP were able to notify surrounding detachments, and eventually located and arrested Nicholls again in another stolen truck.

Nicholls was additionally charged with the following offences: Dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, Flight from Police Officer, Theft of Truck, Failure to comply with conditions of a recognizance, and Mischief under $5,000

Nicholls was set to appear in Killam Provincial Court on Tues. October 1, 2019.



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