Vancouver police are warning the public now that a high-risk sex offender is allowed to leave his halfway house.
One of the attack victims was a 13-year-old girl who was working in the laundry room at a Howard Johnson hotel.
But Carpenter’s parole was revoked in November, after investigators found he had broken into a Vancouver hotel, Const. Police have not said which hotel Carpenter broke into.
He was arrested, charged with break-and-enter, and placed under house arrest.
The terms of Carpenter’s supervision order include the following prohibitions: not consuming, buying or possessing alcohol or drugs; not owning, using or possessing a computer; not being near female children under age 18 except in certain conditions; not buying, possessing or accessing pornography; and not entering any private dwelling including hotels motels, SROs or vehicles.
Carpenter is white, five-foot-nine, 180 pounds, with short brown hair and blue eyes.
Anyone who witnesses him breaking any of his conditions is asked to call 911.
E-mail Sex Crimes 40 College St., Toronto, ON , M5G 2J3 Phone: 416-808-7474 Fax: 416-808-7472 Officer in Charge: Inspector Pauline Gray All crimes of a sexual nature, regardless of the victim’s gender or age, impacts the community and effects the victim’s quality of life and wellbeing.
The Toronto Police Service Sex Crimes unit was originally created in 1989 to investigate serious and serial sexual offences that were beyond the resources and/or expertise of divisional units.
Since that time, the unit has expanded and now incorporates specialized units that are dedicated to the sensitive needs of victims.
The Toronto Police Service is dedicated to the wellbeing, care and recovery of all victims of sexually motived crimes. Sex Crimes gratefully acknowledges community and external partnerships that assist the unit in serving the communities of Toronto.
Contact Sex Crimes via email at [email protected] Sex Crimes consists of five sections: Threat Assessment – The ability to assess for the potential of violence from an individual or group.