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Kelowna RCMP nab two suspects in stolen vehicle

This Mazda truck was reported stolen on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016 from Ethel Street in Kelowna.
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October 14, 2016 - 3:21 PM

KELOWNA - Two suspects were arrested without incident today after police caught them in a stolen vehicle in the Glenmore neighbourhood.

A 47-year-old Kelowna man and a 44-year-old Kelowna woman, each with no fixed address are in police custody as they face potential charges, Cst. Jesse O’Donaghey says in a media release.

Today, Oct. 14, at 10:10 a.m., police received a report of "a suspicious set of circumstances" with a man and a woman in a white Mazda pickup truck in the 1900 block of Bernard Avenue, O’Donaghey says.

Police were told the vehicle was leaving the area of Spall Road and Bernard Avenue.

A search of the Mazda's licence plate showed the vehicle was reported stolen on Sunday, Oct. 2 from Ethel Street in Kelowna

“RCMP officers flooded the area and quickly spotted the alleged stolen vehicle in a parking lot in the area of Kane Road and Glenmore Road,” O’Donaghey says in the release.

O’Donaghey says the pair cooperated with officers and were taken into custody without incident.

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