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This press release was just sent out by the Province of B.C.  We will have more on this shortly

Statement from B.C. Government Caucus Chair, MLA Ron Cantelon:

Peace River North MLA Pat Pimm has resigned from Caucus and resigned his parliamentary secretary post effectively immediately.

Mr. Pimm was involved in a domestic incident Sunday night and was taken into custody by the Fort St. John RCMP. He was released Monday morning.

The Government Caucus will review the matter once the legal process has unfolded.


Statement from Peace River North MLA Pat Pimm:

Last night, I was involved in a dispute with my wife, that led to police involvement, and I was held in custody overnight.

I have decided to take a leave from Caucus and resign my Parliamentary Secretary post effective immediately.

It’s time for me to work on family and personal issues.

I am very proud to serve the constituents of Peace River North and will continue to work hard to represent their interests in Victoria.