OPP seeking Elliot Lake man for attempted murder

ELLIOT LAKE–On Tuesday June 4 at approximately 7 pm the East Algoma Elliot Lake Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was advised of a stabbing which had occurred on Westhill Road in the City of Elliot Lake.

As a result of the ongoing investigation the OPP has obtained an arrest warrant for Edmond Joseph Michael Fournier of Elliot Lake for attempted murder and breach of probation.

He is described as a white male, 35 years of age, 5 feet 9 inches tall, 160 lbs, fair complexion with numerous tattoos on his body.

The OPP is requesting the community’s assistance to locate this wanted person but is advising the public that he should be considered armed and dangerous. If seen do not approach but call 9-1-1 immediately.

Anyone with any information in regards to the whereabouts of Edmond Joseph Michael Fournier or with any other information in relation to this case is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.