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Warrant issued for man after failing to appear in Vernon court

Tattooed 52-year old Stewart Wayne Tkachuk wanted

A man with tattoos on his skull and neck is wanted by police.

The Vernon North Okanagan RCMP is asking for the public’s help in locating 52-year old Stewart Wayne Tkachuk.

Tkachuk recently failed to attend court and is wanted for breaching his release order.

Tkachuk was scheduled to appear at the Vernon Courts Feb. 20, 21, 22 and 23 for nine counts out of Lumby.

He stands five-feet-eight-inches tall, weighs approximately 161 pounds, has a shaved head tattoos on his skull and neck and green eyes.

If you have any information as to the whereabouts of Tkachuk, contact the Vernon North Okanagan RCMP at 250-545-7171 or information can be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) or by leaving a tip online at

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