The Prince George RCMP are requesting the public’s help in locating a man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant.
On Friday October 2, a warrant for being unlawfully at large was issued for 22-year-old Smitty Ralph Bent. The arrest warrant was issued after Bent failed to meet the conditions of his release by missing curfew at his designated residence in Prince George.
All efforts to locate Bent have been negative. Police are now asking for the public’s help in locating him. He is believed to be in the Prince George area.
Bent is described as:
- Indigenous male
- 180 cm (5’11)
- 77 kg (170 lbs)
- Black hair
- Brown eyes
- He has tattoos on both hands
Police say Bent has an extensive criminal record including firearms related offences, and should be considered violent. If located, contact the RCMP or the police of jurisdiction in your area. Do not confront Bent.
If you have any information about Smitty Ralph Bent or where he might be, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477 or online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward.