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Wanted by the CBSA program results in 66 arrests: Dannie Motieram arrested

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today the arrest of Dannie Motieram who was recently featured on the “Wanted by the CBSA” list.


On February 22, 2016, CBSA officers from the Greater Toronto Enforcement Office arrested Motieram in the Greater Toronto Area.


Motieram is inadmissible to Canada for serious criminality for being convicted of robbery, extortion, and forcible confinement. He was apprehended by CBSA officers from the Greater Toronto Enforcement Office. Motieram was wanted on a CBSA warrant for removal since September 2013.


Quick Facts


  • To date, as a result of the “Wanted by the CBSA” program, Canadians have assisted in locating 66 individuals in Canada, of whom 61 have been removed. Additionally, 18 other individuals were located abroad.


  • Members of the public are reminded that they should not take action to apprehend the individuals listed on the CBSA Web site. Any information on the whereabouts of these wanted individuals should be reported to the CBSA Border Watch Toll-free Line at 1-888-502-9060.



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