Parolee unlawfully at large arrested in Stephenville

August 19, 2019
Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

On August 14, 2019, in Stephenville, Bay St. George RCMP, with the assistance of Police Dog Services West, located and arrested 27-year-old Dillon Bourgeois of Corner Brook who was in breach of parole release conditions.

An arrest warrant was issued for him on July 30, 2019, in relation to the breach.

When Bourgeois was taken into custody, a fixed blade knife was concealed in his waistband.

His parole was revoked and he was returned to jail to serve his remaining sentence. He will return to court at a later date to respond to the charge of possession of a concealed weapon.

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Contact information

Bay St. George RCMP
709-643-2118

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