Correctional Service of Canada

Correctional Service of Canada

July 05, 2005 20:19 ET

Correctional Service of Canada: Inmate Escapes From Minimum Security Pe Sakastew Centre

HOBBEMA, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - July 5, 2005) - At approximately 2215 hours on Monday, 4 July, 2005, Brian Desmond HAY escaped from the Centre. Royal Canadian Mounted Police were notified and a warrant for the inmates arrest was issued.

The missing inmate is 32 years, years old, serving 4 years for armed Robbery. His sentence commenced on May 12, 2004. He weighs 81kg, and is 180 cm tall. He has a fair complexion with Green eyes and brown hair. HAY has tattoos on his upper Torso - B, surgical scar on Abdomen and a scar on his forehead.

Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of HAY is asked to contact police.

Pe Sakastew Centre is a minimum-security facility in Hobbema, Alberta that accommodates 60 inmates.

The Centre has had one escape this year and an escape in 2004

The Correctional Service of Canada will be conducting an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the escape.

Contact Information

  • Correctional Service of Canada: Pe Sakastew
    Ron Boutin
    Executive Director
    (780) 585-5000
    or
    Correctional Service of Canada: Pe Sakastew
    Gerry Michayluk
    Assistant Director
    (780) 585-5002