One of five suspects sought in a home invasion west of Stony Plain earlier this month has been arrested and charged.
Stony Plain RCMP said just after 5 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7, five men forced their way into a home near the Beach Corner Esso on Highway 16A at Range Road 15.
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The homeowners told police they were threatened with firearms and a knife before the suspects stole thousands of dollars worth of cigarettes being stored there.
One suspect was seen leaving the scene in a new model, silver, four-door Nissan Altima.
RCMP said one of the five suspects in a June 7, 2017 home invasion in Parkland County was seen fleeing in this Nissan Altima. RCMP
RCMP said one of the five suspects in a June 7, 2017 home invasion in Parkland County was seen fleeing in this Nissan Altima.
Video footage captured two of the five suspects on camera. One of the suspects on the video was identified and an arrest warrant was issued for 21-year-old Brandon Regamey, from the nearby village of Wabamun.
Brandon Regamey is accused of taking part in a home invasion in Parkland County on June 7, 2017. RCMP
Brandon Regamey is accused of taking part in a home invasion in Parkland County on June 7, 2017.
On Tuesday, RCMP arrested Regamey. He has been charged with break and enter to a residence and theft over $5,000, possession of a weapon for the purpose of committing an offence, use of a firearm while committing an indictable offence, pointing a firearm without lawful excuse, robbery using a firearm, and uttering a threat to cause death or bodily harm.
Regamey remains in police custody and is scheduled to appear in Stony Plain provincial court on June 21.
One of five suspects in a Parkland County home invasion on June 7, 2017. RCMP
One of five suspects in a Parkland County home invasion on June 7, 2017.
The second suspect is still being sought. He is described as having a thick build with short brown hair and brown eyes. He is clean shaven and was wearing red shorts, a red t-shirt, black gloves and black and red runners.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Stony Plain RCMP at 780-968-7200. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online.
— With files from Kirby Bourne, 630 CHED