Nfld. & Labrador

RNC search for 'wanted man' Robert Newell, suspect in 10 thefts

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary has appealed for public help in finding a man suspected of several thefts on the northeast Avalon.
Warrants have been issued for the arrest of Robert Newell on 10 theft charges, and police say he is a suspect in other investigations. (Royal Newfoundland Constabulary)

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is distributing photographs of a man suspected of several thefts on the northeast Avalon.

Police posted the mug shots of Robert Newell, 33, on the RNC's Facebook page Tuesday, saying warrants have been issued for his arrest on 10 charges of theft under $5,000 as well as 20 breaches of court orders.

Newell is also a suspect in several ongoing theft investigations, police said, and other warrants have been requested, 

According to the RNC, Newell may have a goatee or facial hair.