RCMP seeking public’s assistance in locating wanted male, Woon Chan, who removed his ankle monitoring bracelet – IN CUSTODY

Richmond, BC – The wanted male from January 21, 2021 has been located. Thank you to the media and public for your assistance.

BACKGROUND

Richmond, BC – Richmond RCMP are actively searching for a male being monitored by BC Corrections who allegedly removed his ankle monitoring bracelet. Woon Chan was last seen in the area of Minoru Boulevard and Firbridge Way.

BC Corrections monitoring contacted Richmond RCMP at approximately 3:51 pm on January 21, 2021 after Chan’s bracelet reportedly went off-line.

Richmond RCMP officers flooded the area and located the ankle bracelet but, despite extensive efforts to locate him Chan remains at large.

Chan is believed to pose a risk to the public.

Woon Chan, who removed his ankle monitoring bracelet
(Richmond RCMP) Woon Chan, who removed his ankle monitoring bracelet

Chan is described as:

Asian male;

57 years old;

5’6;

130 pounds;

Slender build;

Short black hair;

Brown eyes

Chan was last seen wearing:

White jacket;

Black sweat pants

“We urge anyone who may have information on Chan’s whereabouts to call police,” says Corporal Adriana Peralta, Richmond RCMP Media Relations Officer. “If you see him do not approach him and call 9-1-1 immediately.”

Richmond Watch General Investigation Services have conduct of this file.

Anyone with information regarding Chan’s whereabouts, is asked to contact Richmond RCMP at 604-278-1212 and quote file number 2021-1956. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

File # 2021-1956

Richmond RCMP



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