A BC-wide warrant has been issued for the arrest of a Nanaimo man.

39-year-old Colin Lamontagne is wanted for allegedly possessing a loaded handgun and Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking. The charges come after Nanaimo RCMP raided two homes in Ladysmith and Nanaimo in December. RCMP seized of a significant amount of drugs, along with guns, weapons and stolen property.

Lamontagne is from the Nanaimo area and has a large network of friends and family throughout central Vancouver Island. He is white, 6’2″ and weighs 319 lbs. He has blonde hair, blue eyes and may have a goatee. He should be considered dangerous.

If you see Lamontagne, do not approach him and call 9-1-1. You can also call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.