Feature Story Monday April 30, 2012
Hang Glider Pilot Arrested
Burnaby man charged with obstruction of justice in death of 27-year-old woman at Mount Woodside
Released by Cpl. Tammy Hollingsworth, Chilliwack RCMP UFVRD/Voice photos
William Johnathan Orders (L) waits with police officers at CGH before being taken to the Chilliwack RCMP detachment Saturday.
April 28, 2012, shortly before noon, a 27-year-old woman died after she
fell approximately 1000 feet after launching from Mount Woodside on a
tandem hang-gliding flight.
pilot of the hang glider, William Johnathan Orders, 50 years old from
Burnaby, was arrested after the incident and has now been formally
charged with Obstructing Justice. The charge is related to the
allegation that he withheld potential key evidence which could help
determine whether he played a role in any wrong doing.
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