Break and Enter

On June 29 at approximately 11:45 p.m. police responded to a report of a suspicious male in the Dr Ken Sauer School  construction site  at 20 Terrace Dr NE. Police arrived and searched the site, a  52 year old Medicine Hat man was located inside the school by a K9 team. The male was arrested without incident and was not harmed by the Police Service Dog. He had a small  amount of drugs in his possession that included methamphetamine, unknown pills and marijuana. The man is currently in police custody awaiting a Bail Hearing. It is unknown what his motive was for breaking into the site.

Charges include Break and Enter and three counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance.

A Bail hearing will take place later in the day.

Media Contact:

Insp. Joe West
Operational Services Division
Medicine Hat Police Service
Ph: 403-529-8410