UPDATE – Wanted Man Evading Police Arrested

Prince George, Air Services

2017-06-08 15:13 PDT

File # 2016-27856

Police have arrested a local man wanted for several offences.

On Thursday June 8th, 2017, at approximately 1:30 PM, the Prince George RCMP located and arrested 29 year old Dustin Cecil MURRAY.

Officers attended an apartment building on the 2400 block of Upland Street specifically looking for MURRAY. The attendance of officers forced the suspect onto the roof of the building.

The officers requested the assistance of the RCMP’s Air 4 helicopter. The rotary aircraft was above the building within minutes, forcing the wanted man back into the building and into the custody of waiting officers.

MURRAY, a resident of Prince George, was wanted for the following Criminal Code offences:

These charges stem from an incident that occurred on September 1st, 2016 just before 1:00 PM. Police responded to a report of an assault in progress on Upland Street in Prince George. Officers attended and located an adult female victim, but the suspect, believed to be MURRAY, had fled the scene prior to arrival. MURRAY has also breached release conditions from previous Criminal Code investigations. MURRAY has a long history with police.

The Prince George RCMP would like to thank those persons that assisted with this investigation. Without the help from the public, investigations such as this one would not be nearly as successful.

If you have any information about persons wanted by police, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477, online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only), or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES (274637) using keyword pgtips. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward.

Released by

Cpl. Craig Douglass

Communications NCO / Media Liaison Officer
Prince George RCMP
455 Victoria Street, Prince George, BC, V2L 0B7
Office: 250-561-3321
Cell: 250-640-1758

Email: pg_media@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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