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Police believe more than one involved in crime spree | Winnipeg Sun

Winnipeg police have a man in custody after a crime spree took place over a 10-day period earlier this month.

During that span, police say a man committed several robberies, including three Winnipeg pharmacies — one in the 900 block of Keewatin Street, another in the 400 block of William Avenue and the last in the 200 block of Regent Avenue — where prescription narcotics in various quantities were stolen, including fentanyl.

Three vehicles were also stolen, including two 2018 SUVs from Enterprise at 1700 Waverley Street and a 2018 cargo van from car dealership in the 1300 block of Regent Avenue.

Additionally, two license plates were nabbed from a vehicle parked in the 2300 block of McPhillips Street.

Police located one of the vehicles on Monday in the 500 block of Langside Street. Police found the suspect inside the vehicle and he was arrested.

A search of the vehicle turned up cash totalling around

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Winnipeg man charged after month long crime spree

A 32-year-old Winnipeg man has been charged with a months long crime spree around Winnipeg starting in August.

Stefan Josef Blab has been charged with robbery, theft under $5,000, break enter and theft, six outstanding arrest warrants, and more.

Officers said on August 11 around 1 a.m. a suspect used bolt cutters to steal two bikes from a basement in the 400 block of Westwood Drive.

Then, on September 5 around 8 p.m. a suspect stole several items from a grocery store on Portage Avenue valued at approximately $200.

On September 16 around 6:15 p.m. a suspect attempted to steal several items from a retail store in the 500 block of Sterling Lyon Parkway. He was stopped by a loss prevention officer, but then showed a device that could shock someone and fled the store.

Officers said the suspect then tried to carjack a woman in her 50’s in an SUV. He was

Read more at: http://globalnews.ca/news/3750676/winnipeg-man-charged-for-month-long-crime-spree/

Winnipeg man charged after month long crime spree – Global News

A 32-year-old Winnipeg man has been charged with a months long crime spree around Winnipeg starting in August.

Stefan Josef Blab has been charged with robbery, theft under $5,000, break enter and theft, six outstanding arrest warrants, and more.

Officers said on August 11 around 1 a.m. a suspect used bolt cutters to steal two bikes from a basement in the 400 block of Westwood Drive.

Then, on September 5 around 8 p.m. a suspect stole several items from a grocery store on Portage Avenue valued at approximately $200.

On September 16 around 6:15 p.m. a suspect attempted to steal several items from a retail store in the 500 block of Sterling Lyon Parkway. He was stopped by a loss prevention officer, but then showed a device that could shock someone and fled the store.

Officers said the suspect then tried to carjack a woman in her 50’s in an SUV. He was

Read more at: http://globalnews.ca/news/3750676/winnipeg-man-charged-for-month-long-crime-spree/