RCMP received a complaint last Wednesday, April 10, that a man was taken from his Iqaluit residence by another man, then held against his will.

RCMP state they arrested an Iqaluit man. There were no injuries as a result of the incident.

Gabriel Choquette, 23, was charged with kidnapping with a firearm, as well as with several other Criminal Code offences.

Choquette appeared in court April 11, and was released with conditions. His next scheduled court appearance is May 6, 2019, state police.


Michele LeTourneau

Michele LeTourneau first arrived at NNSL's headquarters in Yellowknife in1998, with a BA honours in Theatre. For four years she documented the arts across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Following...

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