Four arrested in vehicle taken from deceased
RCMP have arrested two adult males and two adult females, who were the occupants of a truck that belonged to a deceased man whose death is under investigation.
On Friday, April 6, Stettler RCMP and the RCMP Major Crimes Unit began an investigation into the death of a man in Stettler. The man, who has not been identified, was located inside a residence in the community and police consider it suspicious.
That evening the RCMP put out a press release stating that investigators were looking to locate a 2008 Ford F150 Quad Cab truck that belonged to the deceased. RCMP advised the public not to approach if the vehicle was located.
On Saturday, April 7, the vehicle was located at about 8 p.m., on Highway 13 near Wetaskiwin.
The occupants were taken into custody in relation to the possession of property obtained by crime.
The investigation into the suspicious death continues.