Paul Rasmussen was wanted in Medicine Hat after failing to show up for a sentencing hearing.
A man wanted in Medicine Hat after failing to show up for a sentencing hearing has been arrested in Ontario. 45 year old Paul Rasmussen had an arrest warrant issued after he failed to show up for sentencing on serious drug charges in Medicine Hat Court. Ontario Provincial Police in Dryden report Rasmussen was arrested following numerous driving complaints near that city. While Rasmussen must still face sentencing here, he now also faces new charges in Ontario that include possession of stolen property, driving charges, drug charges and weapons charges. Rasmussen remains in custody there and makes his next court appearance on December 4. ~~ Warren Affleck