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Calgary police arrest man wanted for attempted murder in domestic-related investigation

Joseph Junior Vienneau was arrested early Wednesday morning by Calgary police. .
Joseph Junior Vienneau was arrested early Wednesday morning by Calgary police. . Calgary Police Service

Calgary police said Wednesday that officers have arrested a man wanted for attempted murder in connection with a domestic abuse-related probe.

Police said Joseph Junior Vienneau was taken into custody at about 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday.

On Tuesday, police said they would not release information on the incident itself to “protect the privacy of the victim.”

Investigators said the 45-year-old was also wanted on charges of failing to comply with a protection order and failing to comply with a probation order.

Police said tips from the public helped officers “quickly locate the wanted individual.”

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