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RCMP Briefs: Suspects caught on camera in Bonnyville break-in

Bonnyville RCMP are asking for the public’s help to identify two suspects that were filmed entering and allegedly stealing from a Bonnyville business on June 21.
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BONNYVILLE – Bonnyville RCMP are asking for the public’s help in identifying two male suspects that were captured on surveillance footage breaking into a Bonnyville business on June 21. 

RCMP members were called to a report of a break and enter in progress at 12:20 p.m. to business on 54 Ave. 

“As members arrived the suspects fled in a black Kia car,” states an RCMP press release.  

Anyone who believes they can identify the suspects or has information about the incident is asked to call Bonnyville RCMP at 780-343-7200.  

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.p3tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app.

Stolen vehicle located in Therien 

Bonnyville RCMP, with the assistance of the East District Crime Reduction, Lakeland Crime Reduction and Police Dog Services units, located a stolen vehicle within the town of Therien on June 21. 

The multi-unit investigation led to the arrest of a male and female suspect.  

While searching the vehicle that was reported stolen, police allegedly located a quantity of suspected methamphetamine and a firearm. 

 A 36-year-old man, Shawn Matthew Dean, faces charges of possession of stolen property, careless use of a firearm, unauthorized possession of a firearm, possession of a weapon for the purpose of trafficking, possession of methamphetamine, and failing to comply with a release order. 

A 38-year-old woman, Krystal Dawn Abraham, faces charges of possession of stolen property, careless use of a firearm, unauthorized possession of a firearm, possession of methamphetamine, and failing to comply with a release order. 

Following a judicial hearing, Abraham was released with conditions and she is also scheduled to appear in court on July 5. 

Following a judicial hearing, Dean was remanded in custody to appear in court on June 28. 

Break and Enter 

 A 40-year-old woman faces charges in relation to a reported break and enter that occurred on June 21, after Bonnyville RCMP received a report of a break and enter to a residence on Township Road 611 in the MD of Bonnyville.  

Members who attended the scene were able to locate the suspect, according to RCMP. 

Nicole Romano was arrested and charged with break and enter, possession of break in tools, and failing to comply with conditions.  

Following a judicial hearing, Romano was released with conditions and is also scheduled to appear in court on July 5.