Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers wanted list for the week of February 1 – Vancouver Island Free Daily

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the following individuals who were wanted as of February 1, 2022.

James Douglas Smith is wanted for break and enter, theft, possession of property obtained by crime, possession of breaking and entering tools, breach of recognizance and failure to appear in court. Smith is described as a 41-year-old man, 5’9″, 146 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

Aaron Patrick James Switzerland is wanted on two counts of theft under $5,000 and mischief under $5,000. Switzer is described as a 49-year-old man, 6’1″, 150 pounds, with auburn hair and blue eyes.

Bryan Joseph Oonk is wanted for assault causing bodily harm, uttering threats and failure to appear. Oonk is described as a 36-year-old man, 6’1″, 190 pounds, with brown hair and green eyes.

Joey Benoit-Fiorita is wanted for breaking and entering with intent, uttering threats and possession of breaking and entering instruments. Benoit-Fiorita is described as a 31-year-old man, 6’4″, 175 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

David James Hodgkinson is wanted for break and enter, possession of break and enter tools, failure to comply and breach of terms. Hodgkinson is described as a 33-year-old man, 5’6″, 140 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes.

Shaun Paul James Hebert is wanted for flight from police, two counts of theft under $5,000, possession of stolen property, driving while prohibited, and breaking and entering. Hebert is described as a 44-year-old man, 5’9″, 150 pounds, with blonde hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with information about any of these individuals is asked to call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit the website for more information. Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $2,000 for information that leads to arrests or the seizure of property or drugs. All advice is guaranteed anonymous.


Mark M. Gagnon