Wanted man arrested, warrants in effect for 2 others in project aimed at Hells Angels
Published Tuesday, April 24, 2012 1:21PM CST
A second suspect has been arrested after police issued a call for the public's help finding four wanted men on the weekend.
Adam Matthew Wood, 34, was located and arrested in the Crestview area of Winnipeg on April 23. He faces multiple charges, including participating in a criminal organization and trafficking cocaine, said police.
Winnipeg police previously said another wanted man turned himself in on April 22.
Shawn Justin Colbert, 30, has been charged for a number of crimes, including trafficking cocaine, possessing proceeds of crime and commission of offence for a criminal organization, said police.
On the weekend, Winnipeg police issued a call for assistance from the public in finding four wanted men, including Colbert and Wood, following up on Project Flatlined. It March, officers raided numerous Hells Angels homes and businesses, along with those of the Redlined puppet club as part of the project.
More than 150 officers took part in a series of takedowns across Winnipeg.
Police are asking for the public's help in locating two other Winnipeg men wanted on outstanding arrest warrants.
Jesse Richard Thomas, 27, and Jared James Irving, 26, are facing charges of participating in a criminal organization.
Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at 986-3411 or Crime Stoppers at 786-8477.