Police arrest 20 year old from Calmar following Break and Enter

Break and Enter in Leduc County leads to arrest of 20 year old man from Calmar

Police in Leduc have arrested a 20-year-old man following a break and enter yesterday morning.

RCMP were called out to a building in Leduc County at around 8 am along with Police Dog Services.

Police were able to quickly find the suspect who according to an RCMP member uttered threats and threw gasoline at the cop and the building nearby.

Brian Wurtz was arrested and charged with a number of offenses including arson and 2 counts of break and enter, possession of property obtained by crime over $5000, resisting arrest, failure to comply with recognizance, assaulting a peace officer and uttering threats.

No one was hurt in the incident but the building structure was damaged.

The Calmar man will appear in Leduc Provincial Court on Thursday at 9:30 am.  (JSL/THE ONE NEWS) 

More from Local News

The One For All Club

Join the exclusive VIP club today!