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Male and female charged with robbery

Lethbridge Police have charged a 26-year-old woman and 25-year-old man in connection with robbery and assault Tuesday at a local grocery store.

Body of presumed drowning victim recovered

The body of a 14-year-old boy who drowned in the Oldman River last Friday has now been recovered. 

On July 13, 2018 at approximately 7:30 p.m two kayakers located a body in the Oldman River just north of the city limits that matched the description of the missing 14-year-old boy. Lethbridge Fire and Emergency Services, the Coalhurst Fire Department and the RCMP assisted with the recovery. 

The boy’s body will be transported to the Medical Examiner’s Office in Calgary to confirm his identity and the police investigation will remain active pending the results of an autopsy. 

Police warning public about fake gold scam

Lethbridge Police are warning the public following several complaints of suspicious activity in the past few weeks involving individuals attempting to sell fake gold.