WINNIPEG - Police are warning people of a designated Dangerous Offender and High-Risk Sex Offender who was released from prison and is living in Winnipeg.
Michael James Fells, a 36-year-old man, was released from federal custody on Sunday, July 28th. He is currently living in Winnipeg. He is an untreated sex offender and is considered a high risk to re-offend in a sexual and/or sexually violent manner against all females, both adults, and children.
Fells is a designated Dangerous Offender is subject to a ten-year Long Term Supervision Order until 2028. He is prohibited from:
- being in the presence of any children under 18 years, unless accompanied by an adult who is aware of his criminal record, and approved by his parole supervisor
- attending public parks or swimming areas where children under 16 can reasonably be expected, daycare centres, school grounds, playgrounds and community centres.
Fells must not tell people he has training or a degree in massage therapy or reflexology or being in training for this. He will also be subject to a lifetime weapons prohibition order.
If you have information about Fells, please call the Manitoba Integrated High-Risk Sex Offender Unit at (204) 984-1888. You may also contact the Winnipeg Police Service at (204) 986-6222, your local RCMP Detachment, or Manitoba Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-8477 or toll-free at 1-800-222-8477.
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