Federal offender inmate wanted

Posted on: May 7, 2018

Submitted

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement Squad is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as result of their breach of Parole.

Richard Weerts is described as an Indigenous male, 54 years of age, 5’9″ (175cm), 168 lbs. (76kg) with black hair and one brown eye.  He is missing his left eye and has a tear drop tattoo just below and on his right cheek he has tattooed a Tomahawk. He also has several tattoos on both arms.

He is currently serving a three (3) year and nine (9) month sentence for Robbery and Possession of a Weapon.

The offender is known to frequent the cities of Toronto, Kingston and London.

Anyone having contact with this offender or information in regards to their whereabouts is asked to contact the Provincial ROPE Squad at 416-808-5900 or toll free at 1-866-870-7673 (ROPE) or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or call 9-1-1.