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Home News Alberta police arrest man wanted in Prince George for over 20 years

Alberta police arrest man wanted in Prince George for over 20 years

FAIRVIEW, AB – Police in Fairview arrested a man who has been wanted for over 20 years.

In the evening on December 6, 2016, RCMP in Fairview located and arrested Rupert William Burr. Burr was wanted Canada wide for sexual offences that took place in Prince George in 1993.

Burr is being held in custody and will be transported back to Prince George next week. He is expected to make his first court appearance when he returns to Prince George.

The Prince George RCMP would like to thank all those who gave information that may have helped police.

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