Gander RCMP searching for man who escaped custody

November 28, 2021
Gander, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release


Gander RCMP is searching for Garry Ivany, who escaped custody on November 27, 2021.

Gander RCMP is currently looking to locate 38-year-old Garry Ivany, who escaped custody after being arrested on Saturday evening, November 27, in relation to thefts from local businesses.

Ivany is handcuffed and was last sighted in the area of Rickenbaker Street in Gander just after midnight.

Search efforts continue for Ivany today, with RCMP Police Dog Services engaged to support Gander Detachment. Police do not believe there is any threat to public safety due to Ivany being at large but urge him to turn himself in.

Anyone having any information on the location of Garry Ivany is asked to contact Gander RCMP at 709-256-6841 or contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (TIPS is 8477), by Secure Web Tips at, or by downloading the free and secure mobile app. Search the App Store for "P3 Tips". Electronic tips submitted to Crime Stoppers are encrypted, entirely confidential and completely anonymous.


Contact information

Glenda Power
Director of Strategic Communications

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