Violent offender captured in Duncan

Nathan Myles arrested on multiple charges by RCMP, additional violent offenses alleged

On May 12, shortly before 4 p.m., police arrested 35 year old Nathan Myles on a warrant for multiple criminal charges. Acting on information received, police identified a residence in the 3000 block Sprott Road, near Duncan, BC, where Myles was believed to be located. Information was received that alleged additional violent offenses had been committed by Myles at that home on Sprott Road.

“Given the violent history of the individual involved in this case, we deployed the Island District RCMP Emergency Response Team to assist us with this arrest”, stated Cpl. Darren Lagan with the Island District RCMP. “Their expertise ensures that arrests of this nature are conducted efficiently and safely, increasing the likelihood of a peaceful resolution for all involved.”

Myles was taken into police custody without incident. He will appear before the Courts on outstanding charges of harassment, unlawful confinement, assault with a weapon, assault causing bodily harm, two counts of assault, and four counts of uttering threats. An appearance date has not been set.