RCMP seek public’s help to locate Richard Shaeffer wanted province wide


2021-05-03 14:58 PDT

File # 2021-1604

Merritt RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a wanted Merritt man.

Richard Shaeffer is wanted province wide for assault, associated to an incident that occurred in the Merritt area on April 17, 2021. An endorsed warrant has been issued for Mr. Shaeffer’s arrest.

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Shaeffer is described as an Indigenous male, who stands 5 ft 10 in tall, weighs approximately 160 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on Richard Shaeffer’s whereabouts is asked to call their local police, the Merritt RCMP at 250-378-4262, or remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Released by

Cpl. Jesse O'Donaghey

District Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
Southeast District
170-395 Penno Road Kelowna, BC V1X 7W5
Office: 250-491-4317
Cell: 250-869-9578
Fax: 250-491-2381

Email: jesse.odonaghey@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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