North River man wanted by police on province-wide arrest warrant

(Submitted/RCMP)

Colchester District RCMP say they have obtained an arrest warrant for a man charged with several offences in Colchester County.

Police say 34-year-old Shane Eldon Chapman is wanted on impaired driving charges in relation to a two-vehicle collision that resulted in him being arrested.

He was charged with impaired operation of a conveyance but RCMP say he failed to attend his scheduled court appearance and a bench warrant was issued by Truro Provincial Court.

Chapman is described as a white male who is 5'7" tall and 185 pounds with blonde hair and blue eyes.

The public should not approach Chapman if he is located.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Shane Eldon Chapman is asked to contact the Colchester District RCMP in Bible Hill or call Crime Stoppers.