Armstrong RCMP ready to ticket youth

Youth will receive Slurpee coupons for riding bikes and boards safely

The RCMP are looking to hand out tickets to kids all over Armstrong this summer.

The detachment has teamed up with the Armstrong 7-Eleven and officers will be on the look out for young boarders and bikers who are riding safely and wearing their helmets They will receive coupons for Slurpees.

“It’s a great way for our officers to interact with the young people in Armstrong,” said Const. Don Gunn.

“We have a lot of kids doing really positive things, and we look forward to rewarding them for being good citizens of our community.”