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Sleeping prowler believed to be on drugs

RCMP in Salmon Arm responded to numerous complaints on March 21, of a man attempting to break into the suites of an apartment building on Fourth Avenue SE.

According to police, the 34-year-old male was seen sleeping in one apartment. When he was told to leave, the man attempted to enter another apartment.

Police arrested the man on scene and believe he was under the influence of drugs at the time.

Charges are pending against the man, who is well known to police for property offences.

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