Break and enter, stolen vehicle calls lead to several charges

Prince Albert police seized several items including firearms, ammunition and methamphetamine after being called for a break and enter early on Wednesday. (Prince Albert Police Service/Submitted)

In roughly 24 hours, from Tuesday morning to Wednesday morning, Prince Albert police responded to 121 calls. Two of them were a suspected break and enter and a stolen vehicle.

At about 1 a.m. on Wednesday, police responded to the 1200 block of Branion Drive–near St. Catherine Catholic School–for a break and enter.

They arrested a man riding a bike. After investigating further, they found a loaded sawed-off rifle, an unloaded firearm, a scale, some cash, ammunition, baggies, methamphetamine and two cellphones.

The 25-year-old is facing 20 charges and was scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday morning.

At about 5 p.m. on Tuesday, police conducted a vehicle stop on the 700 block of 18th Street West after spotting a stolen car that was reported over the weekend.

A 19-year-old man was scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday morning facing charges for possession of stolen property over $5,000, flight from police, resisting arrest and breach of court orders.