RCMP along with PDS Fergus locates injured man near Botwood

Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland and Labrador – On March 19, 2018, Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP and Police Dog Service responded to a call for assistance in locating an injured 28-year-old man in the Peterview area, just south of Botwood, off Route 350. The man ran into the woods and was believed to have a knife.

After tracking the man for over an hour, PDS Fergus successfully located the man and the knife. The man was taken into custody under the Mental Health Care and Treatment Act without incident, and transported to the hospital in Botwood for assessment.

PDS Fergus (RCMP)

Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP

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