Man sought on Aldergrove assault charges

Langley RCMP is seeking the assistance of the public to execute an arrest warrant for Richard Franks.

Richard Franks is sought by Langley RCMP.

Richard Franks is sought by Langley RCMP.

Langley RCMP is seeking the assistance of the public to execute an arrest warrant for Richard Franks.

On March 27 shortly past 8 a.m., police were called to a residence in the Aldergrove area after a report of a male having been stabbed in the neck. It is alleged that Franks broke a beer bottle over the head of his male victim and then used the broken bottle to cut his neck. It is believed the two were arguing over property and money.

To date, Franks has not been arrested for this charge of aggravated assault and police are asking for the public’s assistance to locate him.

Richard Sydney Allen Franks is a 26 year old Caucasian man of no fixed address, however, it is believed he frequents the Langley area. Franks is 6’2”, 190 pounds, with a heavy build and fair complexion with brown hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information that would assist police in locating Richard Franks, please call Langley RCMP at 604-532-3200. Should you need to remain anonymous, please call Crimestoppers: 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).