Police continue search for man wanted on numerous charges

PEACE RIVER, A.B. – The Peace River RCMP are continuing their search for 32 year-old Malcolm Henry Testawits.

Testawits has numerous warrants out for his arrest and currently faces over 30 charges, including: Assaulting a Police Officer, Robbery, and Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle.

Testawits is also wanted in connection with an incident on October 25th near Fairview, when a member of the RCMP discharged their sidearm. Testawits is alleged to have stolen a police cruiser before stealing another motorist’s vehicle that was later found abandoned near Dawson Creek. Testawits is believed to be in the Grimshaw, Peace River, Fairview, or Hines Creek areas. He is also known to travel to Dawson Creek, Fort St. John and Salmon Arm.

Malcolm Henry Testawits is described as: Caucasian, 175 cm or 5’9″ tall, weighing 66kg or 146lbs., with brown hair, and brown eyes.

Investigators are asking anyone who may have information about his whereabouts to contact the Peace River RCMP at 780-624-6677.  If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).