On July 16, 2021 at approximately 4:30 p.m., Innisfail RCMP responded to an alert from the Calgary Police Service regarding a stolen truck which was being tracked by GPS and was believed to be in the Innisfail area.
The vehicle, which was reported to be stolen out of Calgary, had failed to stop for Calgary City Police and had driven dangerously throughout the city. Airdrie RCMP located the vehicle north on Highway 2 and attempted to conduct a traffic stop, but the vehicle continued driving dangerously at a high rate of speed north on Highway 2.
Innisfail RCMP received a notification from OnStar of the vehicle’s location, and that the vehicle had been deactivated on the outskirts of Innisfail. Police arrived in the area and located a male and female suspect as they were being picked up by unsuspecting civilians. Innisfail RCMP arrested the male and female and located the stolen vehicle nearby. Red Deer Police Dog Services attended the scene and assisted with gathering evidence to support the charges against the male and female suspects.
As a result of the investigation, Travis Aubichon, a 39-year-old male of no fixed address, and Hanna McGinn, an 18-year-old female from Olds have been jointly charged with:
- Possession of Property Obtained by Crime over $5000
- Dangerous Driving
- Flight from Police
- Possession of Break in Instruments
They have also been charged with offences under the Traffic Safety Act.
Travis Aubichon is also charged with:
- Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose X2
- Possession of Property Obtained by Crime under $5000
- Carrying a Concealed Firearm
- Breach of Conditions
- Unlawful Possession of Identity Documents X 3
In addition, Travis Aubichon was wanted on 5 outstanding warrants out of Ponoka.
Hanna McGinn is also charged with:
- Breach of conditions
- Possession of a controlled substance
In addition, Hanna McGinn was wanted on 21 outstanding warrants from multiple jurisdictions across Alberta.
Both Aubichon and McGinn were brought before a Justice of the Peace and were remanded into custody to appear on Monday, July 19, 2021 at Red Deer Provincial Court.
The Innisfail RCMP encourages the public to report any criminal or suspicious activity at 403-227-3341 or to your local police. Reports tell us where to look, who to look for, and where to patrol in the future. If you see a crime in progress, dial 911. If you wish to remain anonymous, 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.