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Wanted Langley man found hiding in bush

By Ben Bulmer, 24 hours Vancouver

RCMP have arrested a man wanted for allegedly breaching a no-contact order with his estranged wife and in connection with an alleged attempted murder and arson at a home in Langley on Wednesday.

Andre Harvey Richard was picked up after police received a call about an erratic driver at 9:30 a.m. Thursday near Fernie, a town in the southeast corner of British Columbia.

Police say Richard exited his vehicle and went into a roadside bush. RCMP dispatched a crisis negotiator and Richard was taken into custody without further incident.

Langley RCMP will travel to Cranbrook to continue with the investigation, police said.






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