UPDATE: Arrest Made – Manhunt no longer underway by RCMP in the Beaverdell BC area

RCMP captured the man they were seeking and  he has been arrested. No further info at this time.

Manhunt underway by RCMP in the Beaverdell BC area

Midway RCMP are actively searching for a male approximately 27 years of age, 6’3″ 221 pounds with heavy stubble wearing heavy black pants and work boots. Police are advising the public not to pick up any hitchhikers in the area of Highway 33, Beaver Creek Road,  Christian Valley Road or Beaverdell.

If you see someone that matches this description please call 9-1-1, do not approach.

No other information is available at this time.