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A thief rolled a tractor after he tried to use it as a getaway vehicle on April 2. He was apprehended by Blackfalds RCMP, who pursued him with the help of a local snowmobile.

Mountie on a snowmobile catches bumbling tractor thief

Thief went on mini crime spree, destroying fences, and tree stands, before rolling tractor

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s a Prairie version of the classic Hollywood chase — a thief who tried to escape in a stolen tractor pursued by a RCMP officer on a borrowed snowmobile. Blackfalds RCMP responded to a break-and-enter complaint at a rural address on Highway 595 east of Red Deer on the afternoon of April 2. The thief […] Read more