Arrests Made After Dirt Bike Thefts

A local business said it was broken into back on March 29th and had three dirt bikes taken.

Two days later, an alert motorist noticed one of the bikes on the back of a pick-up and called police.


When authorities tried to pull the vehicle over, it sped off, but RCMP were able to get a license plate number.

A follow-up search of property related to the truck found, not only the bikes, but five vehicle light bars and other stolen property.

Charges are now pending against 21-year-old Cory Edward Nome for Possession of Stolen Property and Flight (from police)…and, for Break & Enter, Theft, and Possession of Stolen Property against 19-year-old Ryan Alan Howatt and 20-year-old Bronte Addison Ketsa.

Additional charges of are being suggested against a teenaged boy and girl; charges are also being considered against two other minors.

The next court appearance, for the accused, is set for April 30th.