Theft, Hit and Run Results in Arrests

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 14:30
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Theft, Hit and Run Results in Arrests
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2017-11-06

Two Thunder Bay women are facing criminal charges following an incident last night in the city's north side.

TBPS uniform patrol officers responded to reports of a theft of beer from the Dawson Road Safeway last night just after 8:45 p.m.

It was reported that two females had taken beer from the store and fled in an erratic manner from the parking lot in a Kia Optima.

The vehicle was later involved in a hit and run collision with a pickup truck on West Arthur Street near Euclid Avenue.

The Kia was stopped by police just before 11:00 p.m. at Inglewood Crescent and University Drive.

The two female occupants were arrested.

The 18-year-old female driver has been charged with Theft Under $5,000, Dangerous Driving, Failure to Stop at the Scene of an Accident and Impaired Driving.

The 22-year-old female passenger has been charged with Theft Under $5,000.


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