Alberta murder suspect arrested in Nanaimo

NANAIMO – Man suspected of murder in Grand Prairie, Alta., arrested on Haliburton Street.

The suspect in a murder in Grand Prairie, Alta., was arrested in Nanaimo on Wednesday.

Tommy Vernon Paul, 30, of Campbell River was wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for murder in connection with the death of Adrian Snider.

Paul was picked up by Nanaimo RCMP while he was riding his bicycle on Haliburton Street at about 12:15 p.m.

Snider, 25, was reported missing March 31. Human remains believed to be related to the investigation were found Monday.

Two other suspects, both of Grand Prairie, were also arrested last week in that city in connection with the murder.

Paul remains in custody and will be returned to Alberta.