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Warrant issued for man considered armed and dangerous

Nanaimo RCMP are searching for Kurtis Timothy who could be armed with a handgun. - Photo submitted
Nanaimo RCMP are searching for Kurtis Timothy who could be armed with a handgun.
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The Nanaimo RCMP is asking for the public's help to locate 29-year-old Kurtis Timothy, wanted provincewide for allegedly uttering threats.

Police caution that Timothy may be in possession of a handgun and should be considered armed and dangerous.

The warrant for his arrest was issued after a recent incident in Nanaimo where it is alleged Timothy threatened an individual.

To date, his whereabouts are unknown.

Timothy is white, six feet tall and weighs 200 pounds. He has short dark hair, brown eyes and has no visible scars or tattoos.

If seen, call 911 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, text 274637, keyword Nanaimo or submit a tip online to www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com.

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