A public tip has lead to the location and arrest of a wanted Yellowknife man.

On Wednesday afternoon, RCMP received a tip from the public on the whereabouts of 38-year-old Gary Taylor. Yellowknife RCMP has had a warrant for his arrest and asked for the public’s help on Monday, January 21st.

The warrants for Taylor were related to resisting a police officer, possession of cocaine, operating a motor vehicle while disqualified, operating a motor vehicle while pursued by police, assault, mischief under $5,000, failure to attend court and breach of undertaking or recognizance.

Taylor is now in police custody.