WRPS Make Arrest After Stolen Vehicle Located in Kitchener

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Waterloo Region, Ontario – On January 9, 2022, at approximately 8:05 a.m., officers located a stolen vehicle travelling in the area of King Street East and Betzner Avenue North in Kitchener.

Officers conducted a traffic stop and the driver was arrested without incident.

As a result of the investigation, a 26-year-old Kitchener male, is facing numerous criminal charges including: 

  • Theft under $5000
  • Possession of stolen property under $5000
  • Two counts of flight from peace officer
  • Two counts of dangerous operations

There were no physical injuries reported.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 

Occ: 22-006275 (979)  

Media Inquiries: 

Waterloo Regional Police Service
Public Information Unit
519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8188

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