Warrant issued for Anthony BRITT aka the Poppy Thief
The Nanaimo RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 49 year old Anthony BRITT, wanted for breaching the terms of his probation order.
BRITT was arrested, charged and convicted last year for stealing poppies from various donation bins throughout Nanaimo.
The public was outraged and with the assistance of local media sources, BRITT was located within days of his picture being circulated.
Anthony BRITT is a white male , 5 ft. 10, 150 pounds with brown hair and green eyes.
If you have information on his location:
– call the Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345.
-contact Crime Stoppers atwww.nanaimocrimestoppers.com
– text 274637, keyword Nanaimo
– or call 1-800-22-8477