Stettler RCMP received a complaint of an armed robbery on December 10, 2018, at approximately 10:10 a.m.
The victim had provided the suspect a ride to the Stettler area where he produced a firearm, told the victim to leave the area on foot and stole the vehicle.
The victim was not injured during the encounter.
The ensuing investigation between the Stettler and Red Deer RCMP Detachments determined 21-year-old Morley Roland Savage of Stettler was responsible for this incident.
On December 13, 2018, at approximately 8:30 a.m., Lacombe Police Service located the victim’s vehicle and arrested Savage found in possession of it.
Savage was charged with Robbery with a Firearm, Careless Use of a Firearm, Using a Firearm in the Commission of an Offence and additionally related offences.
He was brought before a Justice of the Peace and remanded into custody pending a court appearance January 7, 2018.