Community Crime

High-risk offender returning to Guelph area

Michael French is subject to supervision.

A man who served a sentence for uttering threats to cause death or serious bodily harm and is high risk to reoffend is returning to the Guelph area, police warned Friday evening.

Michael French via police.

Michael French is subject to supervision in the community through the service’s probation and parole and is not allowed to posses weapons and is not allowed to be within 100 meters of 470 Auden Rd. on the east end.

“Public Safety is a top priority,” a release from Guelph Police said.

The service “wants the public to be aware of this individual’s presence in the community and to contact authorities if they observe Mr. French engaging in any activity that could be considered a violation of his court order.”

(Reporting by Eli Ridder)