Man wanted in armed robbery now in custody

November 20, 2019
Saint-Léonard, New Brunswick

News release

A 42-year-old man who had been wanted on a warrant of arrest for a home invasion, threats and assault, has been located and arrested.

Bernny Parent, of Grand Falls, was arrested by members of the Saint-Léonard RCMP on November 20, 2019. A warrant for his arrest had been issued in Edmundston Provincial Court on October 28.

The charges stem from an incident that occurred on December 14, 2018, in Saint-André during which a residence was broken into, and the occupants of the home were allegedly threatened and assaulted.

Bernny Parent appeared in Edmundston Provincial Court on November 20 and has was also charged with failure to appear in court. He was released and is scheduled to return to court on March 30, 2020.

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Contact information

Cst. Alex Roussel
Saint-Léonard Detachment
West District RCMP
506-473-3137

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