Leduc, Alberta – An arrest warrant has been issued for 51-year-old Ryan Warren Taylor in relation to a home invasion that occurred in Leduc County on October 9, 2016. Taylor is facing 19 criminal code charges including Robbery with a firearm, break and enter and forcible confinement.
Following an active investigation into the home invasion, four people were charged earlier, in December 2016 and March 2017. On March 22, 2017, 47-year-old Stephane LeClerc was the fourth suspect identified, arrested and charged in relation to this investigation. LeClerc remains in custody awaiting a court appearance on April 20, 2017. Taylor is the fifth and final suspect identified and charged.
“The Leduc RCMP General Investigation Section are reporting that we have now identified all the suspects responsible for this home invasion”, says Constable Paetz of the Leduc GIS. “We hope this will be another step towards closure for the victims of this traumatic event.”
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating Ryan Taylor. Police would like to remind everyone not to approach Taylor as he is considered armed and dangerous.
Police are encouraging anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Taylor to call the Leduc RCMP at 780-980-7267 or your local police service. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers www.crimestoppers.ab.ca for instructions).
UPDATE: Suspect was arrested by EPS on April 20th.