On July 8th, 2021, around 4:30am, Portage La Prairie RCMP responded to a theft in progress at a business located on Highway 1. A male suspect was observed starting a garden tractor and attempting to load it onto a utility trailer. The theft was stopped by a security officer and the suspect fled. The suspect vehicle involved has a distinctive skull decal in the rear driver’s side window.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Portage La Prairie RCMP at 204-857-4445 or submit an anonymous tip here.