GPS leads Dawson Creek police to the recovery of stolen heavy equipment from Alberta

On Tuesday Beaver Lodge RCMP in Alberta requested the assistance from the Dawson Creek RCMP with the recovery of stolen heavy equipment. Two skid steers had been stolen sometime overnight from Beaver Lodge Alberta and the GPS was showing the equipment was in the Dawson Creek area.

Utilizing satellite imagery an approximate location was determined and police located yellow skid steers that matched the description of the stolen machines. During the investigation, police also recovered four pickup trucks, believed to be stolen, as well as other suspected stolen property.

Two men, known to police were arrested and are currently in custody. The investigation is ongoing.