GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B – One person is in custody after ramming into a Grande Prairie RCMP vehicle.
Shortly after 4 a.m. on Apr. 29, 2020, RCMP observed a suspicious vehicle in the north side of Grande Prairie. Police activated emergency lights and siren in an attempt to conduct a traffic stop, however the driver of the vehicle did not stop.
The suspect vehicle made efforts to evade police, eventually turning into a residential area in the neighbourhood of Mountview.
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Police attempted to block the suspect in the cul-de-sac. The suspect then drove into occupied police vehicles and attempted to get past them, causing a substantial amount of property damage to near-by vehicles and property.
The female driver of the suspect pick-up truck was arrested without incident. A female passenger and male passenger were also arrested.
The driver Becki Mustus (26), of Valleyview, has been charged with the following:
- Flight from Police Officer
- Dangerous operation of a motor vehicle
- Assault on a police officer with a weapon x 2
- Fail to stop after collision
- Breach of conditions of release order
- Operate uninsured motor vehicle
- Operate motor vehicle without a licence
Mustus has been remanded in custody to appear in Grande Prairie Provincial court on May 4, 2020.