A man with over 90 convictions on his criminal record is in police custody in Cranbrook.
Cranbrook RCMP have arrested a male after being called to a suspicious vehicle in the 3rd Street NW area of town.
At about 7:30 PM Thursday night, Cranbrook RCMP received a call to 3rd Street NW for a suspicious vehicle. Police noted that the ignition was punched out on the truck and a male sleeping inside. Investigation determined the vehicle had been stolen out of Alberta. The male was arrested for Possession of Stolen Property and returned to Cranbrook lock up.
Once in cells, it was determined that there was also a warrant of arrest for Apprehension, Suspension, and Recommitment to Custody of Statutory Release for Parole related offences.
The 43 year old male, whose criminal record includes over 90 convictions, remains in police custody pending a court appearance.
– From the Cranbrook RCMP