A police chase that started in High River and spanned four different detachment areas, resulted in the arrest of two adults and one youth Tuesday, May15th.

At 8:40 p.m. Tuesday night Calgary Police Service HAWCS advised the RCMP in Okotoks that they were following a vehicle which was travelling south on Highway 2 that was a high risk.

Shortly after 9 p.m., the vehicle was located by High River RCMP members and a pursuit started when the vehicle failed to stop for police.

The pursuit continued through Nanton and travelled into Claresholm RCMP detachment jurisdiction towards Vulcan.

On Highway 2, just north of Granum, the vehicle was disabled and at 11 p.m., the three suspects were arrested.

An adult male and adult female along with a female youth, all of Calgary, were transported to the High River RCMP Detachment, before being handed over to Calgary Police Service.

TJ Keith Bradley, 23, of Calgary, is charged with 10 offences including dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle while being pursued by peace officer, and possession of methamphetamine, among others.

A 17-year-old female was also charged in connection with this case. She cannot be named under provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

The third female who was also taken into custody has not been charged.

RCMP members from Nanton, Okotoks, High River, Vulcan, Claresholm and others, including Police Dog Services were all involved in this incident and worked together to stop this fleeing vehicle.  

Public safety was an ongoing consideration in this pursuit, and the arrests were made without incident.

 

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