Ridge RCMP make arrest after car stolen

Kevin James Vanderwal was arrested after police saw him in the driver's seat of the car.

  • May. 13, 2016 12:00 p.m.

Ridge Meadows RCMP arrested a 39-year-old man seen driving a stolen car on Wednesday.

Police located a Volkswagen Golf in the 22400 block of 121 Avenue around 2:15 p.m. The car had been reported stolen on Tuesday, from the 19400-block of Park Road in Pitt Meadows.

Kevin James Vanderwal was arrested after police saw him in the driver’s seat of the car.

He was held for court and is facing several charges including theft, possession of stolen property and breaching court imposed conditions,” Cpl. Brenda Winpenny said.

Vanderwal appeared in provincial court on Thursday and was remanded in custody.

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