Nanimo RCMP is searching for a 29-year-old man deemed armed and dangerous.
Kurtis Timothy is wanted on a province-wide warrant for uttering threats, and may be in possession of a hand gun.
Police say the warrant was issued after he recently allegedly threatened someone in Nanaimo.
He is described as Caucasian, standing 6 feet tall and 200 pounds. He has short dark hair and brown eyes.
Police ask anyone who sees him to call 911 or crimestoppers.