Stony Plain/ Spruce Grove/ Enoch RCMP ar­rest three in rob­bery

The McLeod River Post - - Family, Farm & Garden -

On Oc­to­ber 27, 2018 at ap­prox­i­mately 10:45 p.m., Spruce Grove RCMP were called to an ag­gra­vated as­sault against a 16-year-old male.

RCMP learned that the vic­tim was as­saulted at a lo­cal school ground by two 19-year-old males and a 14-year-old male, who were known to the vic­tim. The vic­tim was robbed, hit with a pro­hib­ited firearm and stabbed. The vic­tim was taken to the Stollery Chil­dren’s Hos­pi­tal where he was treated for his in­juries and later re­leased.

Vin­cent WHITFORD, of Ed­mon­ton, and Jonathon DIXON, of Al­berta Beach, were charged with numer­ous of­fences, in­clud­ing:

• Rob­bery with Pro­hib­ited Firearm - Sec­tion 344(1)(a) of the Crim­i­nal Code. •

Ag­gra­vated As­sault- Sec­tion 268 of the Crim­i­nal Code.

• Ut­ter­ing Threats- Sec­tion 264.1 of the Crim­i­nal Code.

• Pos­ses­sion of Weapon for a Dan­ger­ous Pur­pose- Sec­tion 88 of the Crim­i­nal Code.

• Unau­tho­rized Pos­ses­sion of a Firearm- Sec­tion 91 of the Crim­i­nal Code.

WHITFORD and DIXON were re­leased from cus­tody on con­di­tions and will ap­pear in Stony Plain Pro­vin­cial Court on No­vem­ber 21, 2018.

The 14-year-old male, of Spruce Grove, was charged with numer­ous of­fences, in­clud­ing:

• Rob­bery with Pro­hib­ited Firearm - Sec­tion 344(1)(a) of the Crim­i­nal Code.

• Ag­gra­vated As­sault- Sec­tion 268 of the Crim­i­nal Code.

• Ut­ter­ing Threats- Sec­tion 264.1 of the Crim­i­nal Code.

• Pos­ses­sion of Weapon for a Dan­ger­ous Pur­pose- Sec­tion 88 of the Crim­i­nal Code.

• Unau­tho­rized Pos­ses­sion of a Firearm- Sec­tion 91 of the Crim­i­nal Code.

He was re­leased from cus­tody on con­di­tions and will ap­pear in Stony Plain Youth Court on No­vem­ber 16, 2018.

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