High River RCMP have made an arrest and laid nine charges against the man involved in a high speed chase on Tuesday July 31 2018.

Michael Hautala, from Golden BC, was arrested and is facing the following charges:

- Possession of stolen property exceeding $5000,

- Possession of stolen property not exceeding $5000,

- Failure to comply with recognizance, possession of a prohibited weapon

- Flight from police, resisting a police officer, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle

- Mischief 

- Numerous traffic safety act offenses.

In the recent news release, Sgt Jason Cann of the High River RCMP says he is thankful for the public's assistance.

"This is a perfect example of public and police collaboration resulting in crime reduction. We appreciate this and encourage community members to continue reporting suspicious events."

Read More:

High River RCMP Arrest Suspect From High Speed Chase

High Speed Chase In The Foothills Tuesday.


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