Police are looking for the public's assistance in locating Ron Countryman.

It is believed he is travelling west to avoid his capture and has mentioned Winnipeg as a final destination. The offender was last observed in the Sault Ste. Marie area, and he frequents shelters and food banks.    

Countryman is described as:

- 57-years-old,

- a caucasian male,

- about 5 ft. 8 in. tall,

- weighing approximately 198 lbs

- with a shaved head and hazel eyes.  

He is serving a 10-year, two-month sentence for:

- Operate a Motor vehicle Disqualified,

- Impaired Driving,

- Possession of Stolen Property.

He has five previous federal sentences.

Anyone having contact with this offender or information in regards to their whereabouts is asked to contact the Provincial ROPE Squad at 416-808-5900 or toll free at 1-866-870-7673 (ROPE) or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or call 9-1-1.

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