UPDATED: RCMP locate/arrest Nelson man in Castlegar
Nelson RCMP have located, and arrested a local man wanted on arrest warrants.
Wednesday, Nelson RCMP sent out a media release asking for public assistance to locate 37-year-old Jason Robert Renwick, who is accused of Aggravated Assault, Assault Causing Bodily Harm, Break and Enter with intent to commit an Indictable Offence, and Fail to comply with court order.
As a result, police said that Renwick was located in Castlegar and taken into custody by the Castlegar RCMP.
RCMP said that Renwick will be held by the Castlegar RCMP for a Bail Hearing, where the court will decide if he will remain in custody or will be released.
RCMP request public assistance in locating Nelson man
Nelson RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a 37-year-old Nelson man who is wanted on arrest warrants.
Nelson RCMP said that Jason Robert Renwick is accused of Aggravated Assault, Assault Causing Bodily Harm, Break and Enter with intent to commit an Indictable Offence, and Fail to comply with court order.
Renwick is described as the following:
- 183 cm (6’0)
- 114 kg (252 lbs)
- Brown hair
- Blue eyes
- May or may not have facial hair
Nelson RCMP said that Renwick is associated with a 2002 GMC Red Sierra Pickup with BC license plate PS950R.
Police said that Renwick is believed to be in the Nelson area and has failed to attend court for the alleged charges.
Nelson RCMP is requesting the public to be on the lookout for him.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Renwick should contact the Nelson RCMP at 250-352-2156, or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-222-8477.