Wanted – Lane Steven Peepchuk

Wanted – Lane Steven Peepchuk

The New Hazelton RCMP are requesting the public’s help in locating a man wanted for: Forcible Confinement, Assault with a weapon, Robbery, Uttering Threats, Three Counts of Breach of an Undertaking

Peepchuk is described as: First Nations Male, 183 cm (6’), 87 kg (221 lbs), Black hair and Brown eyes.

On April 9, 2018 New Hazelton RCMP executed a search warrant at Peepchuk’s residence after receiving a report of forcible confinement.

On scene, police learn that Peepchuk also stole the victim’s car. The vehicle is described as a 2013, 4 door Honda Accord, British Columbia license plate FK170B. During the search, police also seized multiple firearms.

Police believe that Peepchuk travels to the Prince George and Surrey areas and may be using the victim’s car for transportation. Peepchuk is possibly armed and is to be considered dangerous.

Under no circumstances should anyone try to apprehend Peepchuk. If you see him, or know his whereabouts call the New Hazelton RCMP at 250 842-5244. Do not confront Peepchuk.