Impaired Man Steals Beer

Members of the RNC Patrol Services responded to a report of an intoxicated male in an East End Store stealing beer around 12:45 am this morning.

The male exited the store and attempted to drive away in his vehicle and a concerned female citizen intervened and prevented the male from leaving the lot by reaching in and shutting off the car.

Police arrived shortly after and arrested the male. As a result of the police investigation the 46 year old was charged with theft under $5000.00, impaired driving, refusing a breath demand and breaching a Court Order.

He was brought o St. John’s City lock-up to appear in Court this morning.