Surrey RCMP is asking for the public’s help in locating two young men who are currently wanted on a Canada-wide warrant.
According to police, Meaz Nour-Eldin and Nathan Barthlette are both wanted on charges of Kidnapping, Unlawful Confinement, Aggravated Assault, Use of a firearm during the commission of an offence, and robbery and firearm offences.
One suspect, 22-year-old Nour-Eldin is described as a Somalian male, 6’1”, 181 lbs, with brown eyes and black hair. He has tattoos on his left hand, left wrist, and upper torso.
“Investigators believe Nour-Eldin may have fled to other parts of the country, including possibly Quebec and Ontario,” police said.
The other man, 21-year-old Barthlette is described as a Caucasian male, 5’7”, 121 lbs, with blue eyes and black hair.
The charges against the pair “stem from an ongoing Surrey RCMP Serious Crime Unit investigation involving a kidnapping and an assault,” police said.
They noted that the incident was “isolated and targeted,” and that additional suspects have already been charged and remain in custody in connection with the incident.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of these two individuals is asked to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502. Those who would like to leave an anonymous tip can do so by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, or leaving a tip online.