At approximately 10:30 PM on Saturday January 19, 2019 Nanaimo RCMP responded to a single vehicle accident near the intersection of Poplar St and Highway 19A. Upon arriving at the scene an elderly male and lone occupant of the vehicle was found deceased.
Just after 8 PM on Sunday January 20, 2019 a male armed with a handgun robbed the Northridge Gas and Go convenience store located at the intersection of Turner Road and Uplands Drive. No employees were injured during the ordeal and responding officers were unable to locate the suspect.
A British Columbia wide warrant has been issued for David Allen Geoghgegan, 28, of Chilliwack for 2 counts of possession of controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking, 4 counts of fail to comply with probation, and fail to comply with undertaking.
The Golden-Field RCMP are currently investigating the theft of a Brown 2000 Ford F-250 that was taken from 2nd Avenue in Field, sometime between 10:00 pm on January 12, and 7:30 am on January 13, 2019.