Two Women Charged in Stolen Vehicle Pursuit

Two Women Charged in Stolen Vehicle Pursuit

Winnipeg Police CrestTwo women have been charged after Winnipeg police spotted a stolen vehicle early Wednesday morning.

The Chevrolet Cruze was travelling in the area of Gateway Road and Kimberly Avenue at around 2 a.m. when police came across it.

The driver attempted to evade officers, but became stuck in a snow bank in the 600 block of Golspie Street.

The female occupants fled on foot, but were later tracked down by the canine unit.

Stephanie Rae Paton, 28, has been charged with possession of property obtained by crime, possession of methamphetamine, and two counts of failing to comply with a probation order.

Jamie Cree Lathlin, 22, has been charged with public mischief.

Both women remain in custody.

— Staff