January 2017 RCMP News Archive

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Red Deer RCMP arrest man with stolen ID and hunting equipment

January 16, 2017 2:35 PM

Red Deer, Alberta – RCMP arrested a Red Deer man over the weekend after locating him with a large amount of hunting equipment and identification that had been stolen out of Camrose along with a truck.

On January 14 at 4:20 pm, RCMP located a suspicious male in downtown Red Deer and determined that the large duffle bag he carried contained identification and other documents belonging to someone else, as well ammunition, binoculars, a camera, a spotting scope and other hunting equipment. The items had been in a truck that was reported stolen out of Camrose early that morning.

25 year old Joseph Murdock Hayden faces the following charges:

  • Criminal Code 117.01(1) – Possess firearm or ammunition contrary to prohibition order
  • Criminal Code 129(a) – Resist/ obstruct police
  • Criminal Code 354 – Possess stolen property under $5,000

Hayden made his first court appearance on January 16 and will appear in court again in Red Deer on January 23 at 9:30 am.


Media contact:
Red Deer RCMP