Arrest warrant issued for Nanaimo man

NANAIMO – Police issue arrest warrant after man fails to return to Nanaimo Regional Correctional Centre.

Nanaimo Mounties have issued an arrest warrant for Robert McGeorge

Nanaimo Mounties have issued an arrest warrant for Robert McGeorge

Nanaimo RCMP have issued a Canada-wide warrant for Robert McGeorge, 40, for being unlawfully at large.

McGeorge was serving an intermittent sentence at Nanaimo Regional Correction Centre and failed to show for his 6 p.m. check-in on Friday, which prompted Mounties to issue the arrest warrant.

McGeorge, of no fixed address, is 5-foot-10, 150 pounds and has brown hair, blue eyes and a tattoo on his chest.

Anyone with information as to McGeorge’s whereabouts, please call Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com.