CORNER BROOK A 26-year-old Corner Brook man has been charged with stealing a vehicle from a residence on Lind’s Road overnight Thursday.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary received a report of the theft at 8:30 a.m. Friday. It’s alleged the man took the keys to the 2006 Kia Sportage from another vehicle at the residence.
A short time after receiving the complaint, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police contacted the RNC to advise that the vehicle had been located.
Further investigation by the RCMP resulted in the arrest the man. He was also charged with possession of stolen property and failing to comply with court orders. Other charges under the Criminal Code of Canada are pending.
The man has been released from custody and is scheduled to appear in provincial court at a later date.