The OPP’s Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement Squad is asking for assistance in locating 35-year-old federal offender Eric Vining.

He’s 5’10” tall, 195 pounds with brown hair and eyes. He has the Roman numeral “II” tattoo on his left forearm. The OPP says he’s known to frequent Ottawa, Belleville, Quinte West and has ties to Prince George, British Columbia.

He’s currently serving a three year, eight-month and 21-day sentence for dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, operate motor vehicle flight from peace officer, theft under $5,000, possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000, fail to comply with probation order, fail to comply with conditional recognizance, unauthorized use of credit card data, theft over $5,000, and mischief in relation to other property.

Anyone with information on Vining is being asked to contact 911, the Provincial R.O.P.E. Squad at 416-808-5900, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.