High-risk sex offender released from prison

B.C. Corrections issued an alert for the release of sex offender Jason Beaudry, Nov. 24, 2014.
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VICTORIA - B.C. Corrections is giving the public notice that a high-risk sex offender is being released into the community.

Jason Beaudry was released from the Kamloops Regional Correctional Centre on Monday and plans to live in the city of Cranbrook, according to a media release.

According to the release, Beaudry has a lengthy and varied criminal history of offending in an opportunistic manner against males, females, strangers and acquaintances that include violent and sexual offences and weapon use.

He will be closely monitored by authorities and must adhere to the following 13 court-ordered conditions:

He must not possess or carry and weapon; he must not enter an establishment where the primary item for sale is alcohol; he must abstain completely from possessing, purchasing or consuming alcohol or drugs; he must not be outside his residence between 10 p.m. - 6 a.m.

Beaudry, 37, is 5'11" tall and weighs 180 pounds. He is Aboriginal with black hair and hazel eyes. Anyone who sees Beaudry violating his conditions for release is asked to call their local police.

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