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    RCMP searching for Wagman

      FORT ST. JOHN – Police are requesting information on Kenneth Raymond Wagman. The 41-year-old, who is not from this area but is believed to be in the region, has outstanding warrants in multiple provinces including Breach...

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    Standoff ends with suspect dead

    CHARLIE LAKE – After an 11 hour standoff, the man who was the main suspect  was found dead late last night in his home, RCMP confirmed. The child has since been in care of relatives. Police were...

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    Alaska Highway reopened after collision

    FORT ST. JOHN – After a head on collision closed the Alaska Highway and at 92A Street, both lanes have been cleared and are now open. Shortly before 7 a.m. on this morning, the accident sent both...

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    Two in custody after armed robbery incident

    FORT ST. JOHN – On the evening on Saturday, Jan. 23, a 25-year-old man entered the On the Rocks Liquor store near the Howard Johnson Hotel and robbed it at gun point where the gun went off although...

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    Deadly fentanyl has hit the Peace, RCMP warn

    FORT ST. JOHN – Fort St. John RCMP confiscated green pills containing fentanyl and heroin during a traffic stop in June, according to RCMP Cpl. Jodi Shelkie. In 2014 there were nine overdoses involving fentanyl in Fort...

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    Taxi stolen, driver assaulted in Fort St. John

    FORT ST. JOHN – Fort St. John RCMP are appealing to the public for information after a taxi driver was assaulted and had his cab stolen in the early morning hours of Sun., Aug. 16. According to...

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    Firearms complaint leads to drug seizure

    FORT ST. JOHN – What began as a simple firearms complaint resulted in a significant drug seizure on Tues., June 30. When RCMP received a call notifying them of gunshots being fired at a rural property near Taylor,...

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    Robbery at Fort St. John Shell gas station

    FORT ST. JOHN – The Shell gas station by Totem Mall was robbed on Fri., June 19, and RCMP is asking for the public’s help identifying the suspect, who was caught on video surveillance. At 4:45 p.m.,...

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    Charge of manslaughter approved against Fort St. John man

    FORT ST. JOHN – A charge of manslaughter has been approved against Fort St. John resident Cody Kenneth McDonell, 27. The incident occurred on Mon., May 18, when emergency health services responded to a report of an...

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    Attempted child luring near Robert Ogilvie Elementary School

    FORT ST. JOHN – A frightening incident could have been far worse when a young child, playing outside, was approached by a man in a vehicle who told her to get in his car. The child ran...

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