Arrest made in stolen vehicle case after accused caught washing stolen car

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Prince Albert Police have made an arrest in a stolen vehicle case after an individual was found washing a stolen vehicle. 

According to Police on June 6 the Prince Albert Police Service patrol division located a stolen auto at a business in the 2,700 block of 15th Avenue East.

The accused was washing the stolen auto when located. Units were able to prevent the vehicle from leaving, and arrested a 30 year old male at scene for Possession of Stolen Property and Possession of a Firearm and/ or Ammunition contrary to prohibition order.

The male accused made his first court appearance June 6 at Provincial Court. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS. Tips can also be submitted anonymously online at