Manitoba RCMP didn’t have to look far for a suspect accused of stealing a truck in the RM of Rockwood on Wednesday.
A business was broken into on Road 78 North at around midnight, where a truck and a front-end loader were stolen. The front-end loader was located down the road near the business, along with a damaged Polaris side by side.
The work truck was still on the property but was stuck in the snow in a gravel pit. When officers approached the truck they noticed it was running, and there was a man who appeared to be sleeping inside. He was arrested without incident.
The 22-year-old man, from the RM of Rockwood, facing several charges. He was released from custody to appear in court on June 20, 2022.