Suspect vehicle collides with police

On April 6, at approximately 9 a.m., a Battlefords RCMP member was on patrol when they came across a vehicle they suspected may be stolen.

The member activated the emergency equipment and attempted to pull the vehicle over.

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The vehicle turned down a dead end gravel road, picked up speed and came back towards the police vehicle. The police vehicle pulled to the side but was still struck.

The vehicle then took off in an unknown direction, the member did not pursue the vehicle.

There was significant damage to the police vehicle but it was still operable. The member was not injured.

The vehicle is described as a 2013 BMW X3, grey in color with Saskatchewan licence plate 058-MBM.

The public is encouraged to call the Battlefords RCMP should they encounter this vehicle.

 

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