A 28 year old Yorkton man is facing charges after forcing his way into someone’s car and then stealing it
The incident occurred outside Saturday evening outside a restaurant, when the accused entered a young woman’s car. He then threatened and coerced her to take money from a personal bank account. The victim was then forced to drive south of town, where she was able to escape in Whitewood. The accused then fled in her car.
David Allan Shepherd was arrested in Regina and remanded in custody.
He’ll appear in court on Tuesday, September 11th on robbery, theft, uttering threats and forcible confinement charges, as well as a provincial Traffic Safety Act offense.