Police seek federal offender wanted on Canada-wide warrant

Wanted - The OPP is asking for the public's assistance in locating Richard Roddell Jamieson. (Submitted photo)

Man known to frequent Picton area

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is requesting the public’s assistance to locate a federal offender they say is known to frequent the Picton and Belleville areas.

According to the OPP’s Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) Squad, Richard Roddell Jamieson is wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for breaching a statutory release and long-term supervision order. The supervision order is the result of a six-year, six-month sentence for sexual assault. He is currently on statutory release for failing to comply with a probation order, police say.

Jamieson is described as an Indigenous man, 51 years of age, who stands 6’3 and weighs 209 lbs. He has black hair and brown eyes and is heavily tattooed on his neck, torso, arms and legs.
Anyone in contact with Jamieson is asked to call the ROPE Squad at 1-866-870-7673, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, or 911.

– Staff