On April 24, 2013, WPS PIO (Public Information Officer) Patrol Sergeant Natalie Aitken released images of a male suspect wanted by Police for a number of Commercial Robberies.
Police reported the robberies occurred during a crime spree that took place between September 2012 and February this year. The suspect was described as male, Aboriginal in appearance, 30-40 years, 5’8″ tall, medium build, clean-shaven, dark coloured eyes and a scar on the right side of his face in the cheek area.
On May 29, 2013, as a result of a continuing investigation by the Major Crimes Unit, the suspect was located and taken into custody without incident. The WPS indicated they would like to thank the members of the media and public for their help in identifying the suspect male.
Police have charged Darcy Ryan McKenzie (32) with four (4) counts of Robbery with a Weapons and Breach of Probation for his alleged involvement in the offences.
Mckenzie was detained at the Provincial Remand Center.