The Comox Valley RCMP are searching for Patrick Hanlon, who is wanted in connection with a shooting that occurred in Courtenay on May 25, 2018.

Police have released a photo of Hanlon to aid in the search.

Hanlon has been charged with several offences, including assault with a weapon and unlawful discharge of a firearm.

He’s is described as Caucasian, with brown hair and blue eyes. He’s 55 years old, and is 5’7″ and 137 lbs. He also has a yin and yang tattoo on his right upper arm.

If you have any information about Hanlon’s whereabouts, please contact the Comox Valley RCMP at 250-338-1321, and refer to file number 2018-6953.

If you see Hanlon, call 911 immediately and do not approach him. It is believed that he is armed and could be violent.