Redwater RCMP has arrested one of the alleged three thieves who broke into a rural residence in Sturgeon County back on New Year's Day.

As a result of an investigation, and with the public's help, one of the suspects has been identified. The stolen firearms from the property were also recovered.

Sheldon Young, a 47-year-old Edmonton resident, has been arrested and charged with:

  • Break and Enter and Theft 
  • Break and Enter to Steal Firearms
  • Theft Under $5,000
  • Possession of Weapon Obtained by Crime

Young appeared in a provincial court Thursday (Feb. 2) morning. 

Police are still looking for the identities of the other suspects.