OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 26, 2014) - Canada Border Services Agency

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) today announced the arrest of Taniasue Marie Parchment who was featured on the "Wanted by the CBSA" list.

Parchment is inadmissible to Canada for serious criminality for being convicted of trafficking in a narcotic. She has been convicted of assault, assault with a weapon and assaulting a peace officer.

Parchment was arrested by the Toronto Immigration Taskforce (ITF) as a result of an ongoing investigation. On August 12, 2014 at approximately 16:30, members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and CBSA arrested Parchment at a bus stop in the Willowdale Avenue area of North York, Toronto. Parchment was taken into custody without incident.

Quick Facts

  • The Toronto ITF is a joint forces operation comprising personnel from the CBSA and the RCMP who work together to apprehend high-risk migrant fugitives.

  • To date, as a result of the "Wanted by the CBSA" program, Canadians have assisted in locating 58 individuals in Canada, of which 49 have been removed. Additionally, 15 other individuals were located abroad.

  • Members of the public are reminded that they should not take action to apprehend the individuals listed on the CBSA Web site. Any information on the whereabouts of these wanted individuals should be reported to the CBSA Border Watch Toll-free Line at 1-888-502-9060.

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