On Jan. 1, 2022, at 11:35 p.m., the Slave Lake RCMP responded to a call of a break and enter in progress at a business in the northwest quadrant of town. Several witnesses reported that a male and female were inside the business and the front windows were broken.
The Slave Lake RCMP attended the scene and were advised that a male and female ran on foot heading southwest. The Slave Lake RCMP patrolled the area and located a male and female hiding on private property and were arrested.
Lucas Jeremy Laboucan (24) of Slave Lake and Taylor Houle (21) of Loon Lake, Alta., are charged with Break and Enter.
Following a judicial hearing, both subjects were released to attend Slave Lake Provincial Court on Feb. 2, 2022 and Jan. 19, 2022 respectively.
The Slave Lake RCMP continues to investigate this matter. Anyone with information to assist with the investigation, please contact the Slave Lake RCMP at 780-849-3999 or your local police detachment. If you see something suspicious, report it to your local police. If you see a crime in progress, call 911. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.p3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.