Man sought across Canada after failing to report to Courtenay parole officer

A Canada-wide warrant of parole suspension and apprehension has been issued for Barry Quirt Friesen he failed to report in Courtenay.

A Canada-wide warrant of parole suspension and apprehension has been issued for Barry Quirt Friesen after he failed to report in Courtenay.

A Canada-wide warrant of parole suspension and apprehension has been issued for Barry Quirt Friesen he failed to report in Courtenay.

Friesen was to make the 28 hour trip from Red Deer, Alta., to Courtenay via bus.

Friesen is a Caucasian male, 53 years old, five feet nine inches tall, 177 pounds with brown/gray hair and blue eyes. He has the name Katrina and phrase “city of angels” tattooed on his wrist as well as several other tattoos.

Friesen has contacts throughout B.C. It is unknown where he is at this time, as he did not check in with his parole officer in Courtenay as required.

If you see Barry Quirt Friesen, please call police immediately.

— E Division RCMP

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