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Victoria police arrest senior citizen who was wanted Canada-wide

Gordon Hansen was spotted in downtown Victoria
Gordon Hansen is described as heavy set, and 5’8” tall with a grey beard. (Courtesy VicPD)

Victoria police say one person has been arrested after asking for assistance from the public to find a 70-year-old man who was wanted Canada-wide for the suspension of his day parole related to a second-degree murder conviction.

Gordon Hansen was arrested by police after being spotted in the downtown core.

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