Stettler RCMP are reminding residents to lock their vehicles and not leave valuables unsecured or in plain sight following an incident on Friday.
A woman was seen walking through a Stettler parking lot checking for unlocked vehicles and rummaging through ones she found unsecured.
Police located the 34-year-old woman and charged with theft, resist arrest and possession of controlled substances. The property found in her possession was returned to the rightful owners.
Stettler RCMP continues to encourage residents to lock their vehicles when unoccupied and to either remove valuables or secure them in the trunk/out of sight.