Thursday , 21 October 2021

RCMP arrest wanted man after brief foot chase through Bonnyville

Bonnyville RCMP has arrested a wanted man.

An off duty RCMP member noted a wanted male walking around Bonnyville on April 12.

On-duty members were called to assist and after a brief foot chase, 41-year-old Tyler Grimes of St. Paul was arrested in an apartment building on 44 street.

In addition to his outstanding warrants, Grimes faces a new charge of trespassing as the result of him running through a residents yard and frightening the homeowner.

Grimes was remanded into custody and had his first appearance in court on April 16.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.