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20-year-old charged with second-degree murder in N.B. wanted on Canada-wide warrant

RCMP say Tyler Gamblin, 20, has been arrested on a Canada-wide warrant for second-degree murder in the death of Nathan Gallant in early July 2020.
RCMP say Tyler Gamblin, 20, has been arrested on a Canada-wide warrant for second-degree murder in the death of Nathan Gallant in early July 2020. New Brunswick RCMP

A 20-year-old from Saint John, N.B., charged with the second-degree murder of Nathan Gallant is now wanted on a national warrant.

On Wednesday, in Saint John Provincial Court, Tyler Gamblin was charged with second-degreee murder and a Canada-wide warrant was issued for his arrest.

Gamblin is described as around 5 ft. 10 in. tall and weighing about 155 pounds, with a slim build, according to an RCMP release.

He has brown hair and brown eyes, police said.

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Around 6:40 p.m. on July 8, Hampton RCMP responded to an incident report in Fairfield, where 29-year-old Gallant was found badly injured.

He had suffered stab wounds, according to police.

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Gallant later died at Saint John Regional Hospital and his death was ruled a homicide.

Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Tyler Gamblin is asked to contact Major Crimes.

On July 10, police identified Gamblin as a person of interest.

RCMP said in the release anyone who encounters the 20-year-old should not approach him but call police immediately.

“Police are reminding the public that it is an offence under the Criminal Code for anyone to aid or assist a person who has been involved in a crime,” the release read.

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Any information on the suspect can be given to the RCMP Major Crime Unit at 1-888-506-7267.

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