Saskatchewan RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance locating Matthew Barker. He is wanted on warrants from the Nipawin RCMP, Tisdale RCMP, Hudson Bay RCMP, and Swan River RCMP.
His charges include dangerous operation of a conveyance, failure to stop while being pursued by a police officer, and trafficking stolen property.
Officers from Saskatchewan RCMP’s Crime Reduction Team and Warrant Enforcement Suppression Team, Manitoba RCMP’s Crime Reduction Enforcement Support Team, along with officers from numerous detachments, are actively trying to locate and arrest him. Investigation has determined he is actively evading police.
Matthew Barker may be in Saskatchewan or Manitoba. He is from the Swan River, MB area and frequently travels to the Nipawin, Tisdale, and Hudson Bay area, though his current whereabouts are unknown.
He is described as 5’11” and approximately 250 lbs, with black hair and brown eyes. He has numerous tattoos on his forearms and a large tattoo on his neck.
Matthew Barker may be armed and is considered dangerous. The public should not approach him.
If you see Matthew Barker, the police ask that you contact your nearest RCMP Detachment or police service.
You can report information and tips regarding his whereabouts anonymously by calling 1-800-222-8477.