Members attended to a central Estevan facility where a cell phone was stolen after being left behind in a public washroom. The matter remains under investigation.
Members were dispatched to a central Estevan neighborhood on the report of a suspicious male believed to be attempting to break into vehicles. Police immediately attended the area but the male was not located. The public is reminded to ensure vehicles are kept locked when parked.
While on patrol, Police discovered a male unconscious behind the steering wheel of his running vehicle. After further investigation, the 24 year old Winnipeg male was found to be intoxicated at which time he was transported to EPS where he refused to provide a sample of his breath. The male was subsequently charged with Impaired driving while being in care and control of his vehicle under the Criminal Code and his vehicle was impounded for a period of 60 days under SGI regulations. He is scheduled to make his first court appearance on Monday January 6th at 9:30 AM in Estevan Provincial Court.