Coun. Tyler Shymkiw in jail at Country Fest.

Coun. Tyler Shymkiw in jail at Country Fest.

Maple Ridge councillor ‘arrested’

Coun. Shymkiw raises money for pediatric cancer and Camp Goodtimes.

Maple Ridge Coun. Tyler Shymkiw was locked up in the Cops for Cancer jail at Country Fest on Saturday.

He was “arrested” on behalf of the kids at Camp Goodtimes in Maple Ridge and able to fundraise more than $1,700 for pediatric cancer research, as well as Camp Goodtimes.

Country Fest is taking place at the Albion Fairgrounds today and tomorrow.