On August 28, 2021, at approximately 9:25 a.m., Three Hills RCMP were called to a suspicious vehicle near St. Anne’s Ranch in the Town of Trochu.
Police located the vehicle and confirmed it had been stolen earlier in the day from a company in Red Deer County. Police located a male trying to have the truck removed from the ditch. The male was arrested without incident.
Brett Frere, 43, from Trochu, has been charged with possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000 and failure to comply with a Probation Order.
Frere was remanded into custody following the completion of a Judicial Interim Release Hearing.
If you have any information regarding the investigation, please contact the Three Hills RCMP at 403-443-5539.
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.