News Flash

Community & Protective Services

Posted on: April 16, 2019

Beaumont RCMP lay charges following pursuit and collision

Beaumont RCMP lay charges following pursuit and collision

Leduc County, Alta. – The RCMP took one female into custody following a brief pursuit which resulted in a collision on Friday night.

At 9:30 p.m. on April 12, a Beaumont RCMP officer observed an erratic driver at 50 Avenue and 50 Street.  An attempt was made to conduct a traffic stop, and the suspect driver fled resulting in a pursuit eastbound on 50 Avenue.  Traffic was minimal on 50 Avenue and public safety remained a consideration during this incident.

The pursuit terminated when the fleeing vehicle launched over a ditch, through a fence and came to rest in a stand of trees at the intersection of Township Road 505 and Range Road 234.

The female driver was arrested on scene.  Both the driver and the male passenger were transported to Edmonton hospitals where they were treated and released.

The suspect truck was determined to be stolen earlier out of Edmonton.

26-year-old Nikita Hikok of no fixed address has been charged with: Fail to stop for a peace officer, dangerous driving and possession of stolen property over $5,000.  Investigation is ongoing in relation to Hikok.  A judicial interim release hearing was held and Hikok has been released from custody.  She is scheduled to attend Provincial Court of Alberta in Leduc on May 9, 2019 at 9:30 a.m.


Media Contact:

Corporal Laurel Scott

Beaumont RCMP Detachment


 Our Media Line | Notre Ligne média: 780-509-3970 

Follow us on Twitter: @RCMPAlberta  Suivez-nous sur Twitter: @GRCAlberta

Like us on Facebook: RCMPinAlberta Aimez-noussur Facebook: GRCenAlberta

Please be advised that this account is not monitored for follow-up questions. Inquiries should be directed to the designated media contact at the bottom of each news release. / S'il vous plaît noter que ce compte est pas surveillée pour des questions de suiviLes demandes de renseignements doivent être adressées au contact des médias désigné au bas de chaque communiqué de nouvelles.

 footer rcmp news release

Facebook Twitter Email