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Richmond man, 26, facing riot charges

A 26-year-old Richmond man is among five suspected rioters charged Thursday, according to the Integrated Riot Investigation Team.

Roneil Kumar is charged with participating in a riot and mischief.

He's believed to be a former Burnett Secondary student.

The June 15 riot that broke out in downtown Vancouver following the Vancouver Canucks’ Game 7 loss in the Stanley Cup finals.

Also charged were:Andrew Glenn Cuthbert, 20, from Maple Ridge, who is charged with arson, two counts of mischief and participating in a riot; Christian John Dougherty, 19, of Prince George, charged with rioting and mischief; Fernando Bernabe, 20, of Burnaby, charged with rioting and two counts of mischief; and Ariel Elizabeth Harrison, 19, of Surrey, charged with rioting and mischief.

 

 

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