Eric Wildman, the subject of a manhunt last week was returned to Manitoba on Friday June 18, 2021.
Wildman was arrested near Belleville, Ontario by the Ontario Provincial Police. He was charged last week with firearms-related offences and a warrant for his arrest was issued.
Wildman is also a suspect in the disappearance of 40-year-old Clifford Joseph. Joseph went missing in early June and is presumed dead.
On Sunday, June 20, 2021 Manitoba RCMP charged Wildman for his alleged involvement with additional charges Failing to Report the Destruction of a Prohibited Firearm (two counts), Transportation of a Firearm Contrary to Regulations and Possession of a Prohibited Device (over capacity magazine).
- RCMP continue to search for homicide suspect
- Manhunt continues for homicide suspect Eric Wildman
- Manhunt ends with arrest near Belleville by Ontario Provincial Police
RCMP continue to investigate.
Anyone with information that can help investigators in the disappearance of Clifford Joseph is asked to call 431-489-8551, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.
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