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- Created on 26 October 2013
The body of a 51-year-old Moncton man that was reported missing on October 22, 2013 was located shortly before noon wednesday 23 of October.
The body was found by Tri-County Ground Search and Rescue's dog handler, who's dog directed him to a wooded area west of Pinetree Subdivision in Moncton.
- Created on 20 October 2013
Members spent the day Saturday October 19, training on search techniques and planning. The weather was very favorably with blue skies and comfortable temperatures. Freddy, our training dummy, was a little cold having spent most of the day in the woods hoping to be found. He did however, get an exciting ride home to the command post atop of a members vehicle for some great hot chilly.
Hampton Road Search
- Created on 15 October 2013
Southeast District RCMP with assistance of Tri-County , Greater Fundy, and York Sunbury Ground Search & Rescue, as well as the RCMP AUV and Helicopter services have located the body of a missing man from Saint John, N.B.
The body of the 21-year-old man was discovered at around noon on October 14, 2013, in a marshy area off of Route 100 in Quispamsis.
He was reported missing by a family member to Saint John Police on October 12, 2013 when he failed to show up for work. Search efforts began in Saint John but moved to the Hammond River area near Quispamsis when his vehicle was located there on Saturday night.
The investigation into the cause of death is continuing and will be taken over by Rothesay Regional Police Force as the body of the missing man was found in their jurisdiction. The coroner was also called to the scene and an autopsy has been ordered.
North River Search
- Created on 03 October 2013
Southeast District RCMP, Riverview Detachment, with the help of Tri-County Ground Search and Rescue were able to find three people lost in the woods overnight.
Police received a call shortly after midnight on October 1, 2013, that three people between the ages of 18 and 20 were stranded in a vehicle. The group of friends had been off-roading in a vehicle that became stuck. They were able to stay warm in the vehicle and remained in contact with police with cell phones.
It was determined that they were in the Second North River area. The three were located this morning with the help of the RCMP helicopter and taken out of the woods by Ground Search and Rescue.
JDRF Touch A Truck Day
- Created on 29 September 2013
Tri-County GSAR Members spent the day Saturday September 28 at the Moncton Coliseum with members of the community who participated and donated to the JDRF fundraising cause. We had many family's come and see our Command Post and Equipment Trailer throughout the day. Many thanks to the Tri-County members who showed up to help ensure the kids enjoyed themselves during their brief visit, they are: Robert Savard, V.P. External Affairs; Robert Shannon, Command Post Driver; Cedric Mallais and Kevin McCaskill.
Paramedic Fundraiser BBQ
- Created on 19 September 2013
The Moncton Paramedic College students organise an annual fundraising BBQ and donate the funds raised to a local charity. This year Tri-County Search and Rescue were chosen to be the fortunate recipients of just under $500.00 from this event. TCGSAR would like to thank the Paramedic Students and organisers for their kind hearted donation and wish them all great success in their endeavor to become future Paramedics. Pictured from left to right are Paramedic students Nick Roy, Natalie Thornton and Stella Walker who is the treasurer for Tri-County GSAR.