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Red Deer & Brooks RCMP Looking For Wanted Man

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By Sheldon Spackman

Alberta Mounties are hoping you might be able to help them find a wanted man. 32 year old Kevin Leo Gallagher is wanted on 11 Alberta-wide warrants out of Red Deer and Brooks for charges that include fraud, uttering forged documents, theft, possession of stolen property, failing to appear in court and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle while fleeing police.

Red Deer Mounties have been looking for Gallagher since he failed to show up for a court appearance on October 17th. He  is also wanted on two Saskatchewan-wide warrants for theft and breach of probation and police believe he is actively evading arrest.

Gallagher is described as white, 5’10, 180 pounds, short dark brown hair, brown eyes and a star tattoo on the back of his right hand and horned bull tattoo on the left side of his neck.

If you spot Gallagher or know where he is, do not approach him but call Red Deer RCMP immediately at 403-343-5575.

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Canada’s Jessica Klimkait wins bronze in under-57 kg judo event

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TOKYO — Canada’s Jessica Klimkait has won bronze in the women’s under-57 kilogram category at the Tokyo Olympics.

The reigning world champion from Whitby, Ont., defeated Kaja Kajzer of Slovenia by waza-ari in a bronze-medal match.

Klimkait missed a chance to add a gold medal to her world championship title when she lost to Sarah Leonie Cysique of France in the semifinals.

Klimkait was defeated by ippon when she was assessed a shido in the golden score period for a false attack. It was Klimkait’s third penalty of the bout, giving Cysique a berth on the gold-medal match.

Klimkait was in fine form before her semifinal loss. She defeated Poland’s Julia Kowalczyk in their quarterfinal bout at the Nippon Budokan.

The victory, her second straight via ippon, came after she beat Bulgaria’s Ivelina Ilieva in the round of 16 earlier in the day

This report by The Canadian Press was first published July 26, 2021.

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Mac Neil finishes first in women's 100 butterfly to capture Canada's first gold medal

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TOKYO — Swimmer Margaret Mac Neil has won Canada’s first gold medal of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Mac Neil was seventh at the halfway point of the women’s 100-metre butterfly, but swam a strong second length to win in a time of 55.59 seconds.

Zhang Yufei of China was second and Emma McKeon of Australia finished third.

Mac Neil became Canada’s first multi-medallist in Tokyo following a silver medal in the women’s 4×100 freestyle relay in the first day of finals.

The 21-year-old from London, Ont., was a surprise winner of the 100-metre butterfly at the 2019 world championship in Gwangju, South Korea, where she bested reigning Olympic champion Sarah Sjoestroem of Sweden.

Mac Neil, a senior at the University of Michigan, is also a two-time NCAA champion in freestyle and butterfly. 

She’d posted the sixth-fastest semifinal time in the 100-metre butterfly an hour before swimming the second leg of the relay in Tokyo.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published July 25, 2021.

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