On September 19, Cody Lemoine was arrested without incident in Toronto, Ontario by the Toronto Police Service on an outstanding warrant. Investigators with the HRP/RCMP High Risk Enforcement Action Team (HEAT) travelled to Toronto to pick him up and return him to Halifax yesterday.
Cody Lemoine remains in police custody in Halifax and is scheduled to appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court today to face one count of fail to attend court, six counts of breach of recognizance, four counts of breach of peace bond, and two counts of breach of probation.
For Immediate ReleaseHalifax Regional Police /RCMPMedia ReleaseSeptember 17, 2015 (8:15 p.m.)
Police request public’s assistance locating a wanted man
Investigators with the High Risk Enforcement Action Team (HEAT) of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are asking for the public’s help locating a wanted man.
Earlier today, an arrest warrant was issued for 23-year-old Cody Charles Lemoine of Halifax after he failed to appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court on charges of assault and three breaches of previously imposed court orders. The charges were laid following a June 26, 2015 incident in Dartmouth. Lemoine is described as a white man, 5’7”, 181 lbs., with short brown hair and brown eyes.
Lemoine is believed to still be in Halifax at this time. He has a number of past convictions for violent offences, including sexual assault and forcible confinement. Members of the public should not approach him or try to take matters into their own hands, and should call 9-1-1 if they see him.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Cody Lemoine is asked to contact Halifax Regional Police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.