Two charged after speeding in stolen vehicle

Two people have been charged after speeding in a stolen truck and fleeing police.

RCMP report that on Thursday, Jan. 3 at approximately 9:50 a.m., Saskatchewan Highway Patrol attempted to stop a stolen 2013 white Dodge pickup truck for excessive speed. The truck failed to stop then fled to a rural area north of Waseca.

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A release from RCMP states the truck was located and became stuck in a wooded area behind a residence. After a short foot pursuit a male and female were apprehended by two members of the Saskatchewan Highway Patrol.  

Maidstone RCMP assisted with the investigation and have charged 28-year-old Dale Starchief with the criminal offences including possession of stolen property over $5,000, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, flight from police, obstruction and resisting arrest. 

Starchief remains in custody and will be appearing in Lloydminster Provincial Court on Feb. 7 for a show case hearing.

Twenty-year-old Misty Moosomin has been charged with criminal offences including possession of stolen property over $5,000 and flight from police. Moosomin remains in custody and will be appearing on Jan. 17 in Lloydminster Provincial court for a show case hearing.

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