Friday, 27 January 2017

Escaped rapist David Maracle arrested in Cornwall, Ont.

David Maracle, a  51 year old rapist who escaped defiled a 14 year old school girl in Brandford in the late 1990's has been arrested once again after escaping.

Maracle was spotted by a citizen at the Cornwall Square shopping mall at around 7:45 p.m. Thursday evening and arrested about 15 minutes later, said Const. Daniel Cloutier with the Cornwall Community Police Service. He was taken into custody without incident, Cloutier said.

Declared long-term offende
Maracle is a convicted rapist who was jailed after sexually assaulting a woman in 1987 and committing two separate assaults on a Brantford teen in 1997.

He was declared a long-term offender in Hamilton Superior Court in 2009.
After he escaped, a Kingston police called him a "dangerous individual" but said they didn't believe he would be targeting anyone in particular.

Cloutier said that Kingston police would likely be arriving in Cornwall and that Maracle would be transferred back to that city'.

Culled from CBC News