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October 4, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Manitoba Integrated High Risk Sex Offender Unit: William Astle: Arrested

BACKGROUND INFORMATION

As previously released on September 8, 2017, High Risk Sex Offender William ASTLE, 81 years old, was released on Parole from Stony Mountain Institution.

On October 3, 2017, Correctional Service of Canada issued a Warrant of Apprehension, Suspension and Recommitment to Custody of Statutory Release.  ASTLE was arrested by the Winnipeg police and returned to custody without incident. 

    • Last Update: October 4, 2017

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