On November 28th, 2017 local RCMP, with help from the Penticton South Okanagan Similkameen Regional Targeted Enforcement Unit, arrested Oliver resident Simon BELL, age 37.
BELL was arrested for a number of offences in relation to a rash of Break and Enters and Thefts which occurred in the surrounding area over the last few weeks.
BELL is currently charged with the following offences:
- Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle ,
- Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000,
- Obstruction ,
- Theft Under $5000 ,
- Theft Over $5000,
- Theft of Credit Card,
- Prohibited Driving , and
- Possession of a Controlled Substance .
BELL remains in custody with his next scheduled court appearance set for December 6th, 2017.