Keremeos man arrested in connection with Princeton thefts

A Keremeos man has been arrested in connection with the theft of a trailer from outside a Princeton home.

Earlier this week a house trailer was stolen in Princeton.

Thursday night RCMP were alerted to the theft of a 2018 GMC pick up truck from the Princeton arena parking lot.

“Technology helped to track it down to an area just off of Old Hedley Road,” said Corporal Chad Parsons.

“Princeton members converged on the GMC where a male was located attempting to hook up a trailer that was stolen the day prior in Princeton. The accused was arrested and held in custody to appear before a judge today in Penticton.”

Bradley Wright, 26, has been charged with theft over $5,000 and possession of property obtained by a crime.

Related: Princeton RCMP searching for stolen trailer

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