Theft of bike leads to chargesThe Town of Hinton received the below information from our local RCMP detachment, and are resharing for our communication networks knowledge. Theft of bike leads to charges Hinton, Alta -
On July 7th, 2020, Hinton RCMP responded to a call to assist a Town of Hinton Peace Officer with two males arguing at a location in Hinton. It was determined that the victim of a theft was confronting the male suspect who had the victim's stolen bike. The stolen bicycle was valued at approximately $8000.00 and had sustained some damage. The subsequent police investigation has resulted in charges.
Christos Karavidas (46) of Hinton is charged with:
- Possession of stolen property exceeding $5000.00;
- Mischief Over $5000.00;
- Failure to comply with a condition of a previous release order;
- Two counts of possession of a controlled substance.
Christos Karavidas was held for a judicial interim release hearing, and was released by a Justice of the Peace with conditions to attend Provincial Court in Hinton, Alberta on August 5th, 2020.