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RCMP arrest man for taking the bait

A man is caught on camera as he speeds away in a bait car.
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March 24, 2014 - 4:04 PM

KAMLOOPS — A bait car left by Kamloops RCMP on the North Shore last night led officers to the 31-year-old male who activated it, early this morning.

Cpl. Cheryl Bush says the bait car was left overnight Sunday on the North Shore and at 4 a.m. Monday the car was activated. The vehicle was tracked down and the suspect fled on foot just before officers arrived.

A suspect was identified to police during the investigation and the man, who is well known to RCMP, was apprehended a short distance away. He was set to appear in court this afternoon on charges related to the stolen vehicle.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Jennifer Stahn at or call 250-819-3723. To contact the managing editor, email Marshall Jones at or call 250-718-2724.

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