• Murder
  • Second Degree Murder

Sylvain Maheu

Wanted on Canada-wide warrant for murder, second degree murder.

On the night of July 26 2010, Sylvain Maheu fired a gun at two men on Joliette Street in Montreal. One victim was hit by a bullet and collapsed. The victim succumbed to his injuries and died several hours later. With the help of witnesses, the suspect was identified as Sylvain Maheu and a Canada-Wide Warrant was issued against him for Murder and Attempted Murder. It is believed that Maheu could have remained in the Montreal area or possibly fled to Mexico temporarily after the incident.

Working in conjunction with Montreal Police.

Personal description
  • Aliases: Claude Bazinet
  • Sex: Male
  • Born: May 1962
  • Hair Colour: Blond
  • Eye Colour: Green
  • Weight: 155 lbs / 70 kg
  • Height: 5 ft 7 in / 170 cm
  • Tattoos:
    • Chest- cobra
    • Left arm- sleeve including animal and angel
    • Rght arm- sleeve including woman, knife and flowers
  • Scars: Both legs
  • Piercings: Both ears pierced with large holes
Other description
  • Hair bleached


Take no action to apprehend this person yourself. Report any information to the nearest RCMP detachment or the police in your area or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Considered to be:

  • Armed and dangerous
  • Violent
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