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Portage RCMP arrest a group of liquor store thieves

By: Brayden Hnatiuk
Posted: November 8, 2019 14:23

Over 40 bottles located in vehicle

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Portage la Prairie RCMP have arrested a group liquor store thieves. 

On Thursday (Nov 7), just before 6:00pm, 6 individuals walked into a liquor store in Portage wearing Halloween masks, and stole over 40 bottles of alcohol. 

Witnesses in the store sprung into action and grabbed the license plate number off the get away truck for RCMP Officers. 

The vehicle was located on Road 71 North and Road 35 West by the Manitoba First Nation Police Service. 

Four adults and Two youths all face charges of Disguise with intent to commit an offence and Theft under $5000.

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