Slave Lake, Alta - One person is in custody after allegedly using a knife to steal a bike. The incident took place on May 13 at 1:00 PM. A youth was riding his bike through the Bear Trails when he was approached by a group of people. After being questioned about the bike the youth allegedly had a knife pulled on him. The youth gave over the bike and suspects departed the scene. The victim was not physically injured.
Several suspects were quickly identified by the RCMP and patrols were made. One suspect was located within thirty minutes along with the stolen bike.
Charges are pending against the one person in custody and three additional people.
More details may be released once charges are formally laid.