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Federal Inmate Wanted,
Richard Weerts, 54

Broadcast time: 16:35
Monday, May 7, 2018

Fugitive Squad

The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (R.O.P.E) Squad is requesting the public’s assistance locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as result of their breach of parole.

Richard Weerts is described as 54, 5'9", 168 lbs., with black hair and one brown eye. He is missing his left eye and has a tear drop tattoo underneath. On his right cheek he has a tomahawk tattoo and has several tattoos on both arms.

He is currently serving a three year and nine month sentence for Robbery and Possession of a Weapon.

The offender is known to frequent the cities of Toronto, Kingston and London.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Steve Sermet, Provincial ROPE Squad, at 416-808-5900 or 416-522-4802, , Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Steven Sermet, Provincial ROPE Squad

Federal Inmate Wanted,
Richard Weerts, 54

Wanted federal inmate Richard Weerts, 54,
Above: Wanted federal inmate Richard Weerts, 54,