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Sask. man steals tractor, is caught after listing it for sale online, RCMP say

A man inadvertently led to his own arrest after listing some ill gotten gains for sale on social media, Saskatchewan RCMP say.

On. Nov. 10, Sask. RCMP received a report that a tractor had been stolen from a property in the RM of Moose Jaw, according to a news release.

An investigation led RCMP to find the stolen tractor on a buy/sell service on a social media site.

A search warrant was executed on a property located on Athabasca Street East in Moose Jaw – where police discovered the stolen machinery.

It was returned to its rightful owner.

A 24-year-old man was charged in relation to the investigation. He was released on conditions and is scheduled to appear in provincial court in Moose Jaw on Jan. 3, 2024. Top Stories


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