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Police arrest man who hit bus shelter with stolen vehicle last year

On October 25, 2016, a 63-year-old man was seriously injured after a stolen vehicle struck the shelter he was waiting inside near Pembina Hwy. and Southpark Drive, police say.

Winnipeg police arrested a 21-year-old man on Thursday.

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Winnipeg police arrested a 21-year-old man on Thursday.

Winnipeg police say they have arrested the man who hit a bus shelter in the city’s Fort Garry area last fall.

On October 25, 2016, a 63-year-old man was seriously injured after a stolen vehicle struck the shelter he was waiting inside near Pembina Hwy. and Southpark Drive, police say.

On Thursday, the Winnipeg Police Stolen Auto Unit arrested 21-year-old Billy Boy Young.

Young has been charged with causing bodily harm by criminal negligence, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, mischief over $5,000, failure to stop at the scene of an accident involving bodily harm, two charges of possessing property obtained by crime over $5,000, failure to comply with a probation order, and additional charges under the Highway Traffic Act.

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