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Multiple arrests after patrols lead to recovery of stolen vehicles, weapons in Prince George

Officers from the Provincial Auto Crime Team ended up arresting two men and a woman
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Multiple charges have been laid against two men after the discovery of several stolen items. 

Police say the B.C. Integrated Municipal Provincial Auto Crime Team were in Prince George last week, patrolling for stolen vehicles.

On July 29, 2019, a stolen black 2005 GMC Sierra was found parked in the 1500 block Endako St. The truck was recently stolen out of Fort St. James. 

A man entered the trick, driving several blocks before picking up a woman. The two drove to a restaurant on 15 Ave. where they were arrested without incident. 

A search of the truck found three rifles that had also been stolen in a break and enter in Fort St. James. 

The woman passenger was released without charges.

Thirty-four-year-old David Juillette of Fort St. James has been charged with the following offences: 

  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm in a motor vehicle (three counts)
  • Possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000
  • Possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose
  • Possession of a firearm contrary to probation order
  • Possession of a firearm without license or registration
  • Storage of a firearm contrary to regulation 

The following day (July 30, 2019), members of IMPACT found a stolen white 1999 Ford F450 flatdeck trucked parked in the 2100 block Norwood St. 

A man entered the vehicle and drove several blocks, parking the truck at a business in the 1900 block Victoria St., where he was arrested without incident. 

The search of the truck found instruments and property that had been stolen in a break and enter in the Cluculz Lake area. 

Twenty-eight-year-old Colin Durrand (well known to police) of Prince George faces the following charges: 

  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000 (three counts)
  • Possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000
  • Possession of break-in instruments
  • Driving while disqualified 
  • Failure to comply with probation



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Jess Fedigan graduated from BCIT’s broadcast and online journalism program in 2016. Her career (so far) has taken her to Fort St. John, Victoria and now Prince George.
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