Police are warning Londoners that a high-risk sex offender has been released into the community.
The London Police Service announced Thursday afternoon that 40-year old Jason William Cornish was released from a federal prison after completing his sentence.
Due to past behaviour, Cornish has been assessed as a high risk of committing sexual violence against women. Previously, he has approached female strangers, engaged in conversation, and later assaulted, sexually assaulted and criminally harassed them.
Cornish is a white male, described as having brown hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 5’7 and 175 pounds, according to police.
Anyone who suspects a crime has been committed is encouraged to contact police.