Vancouver, BC – Sept. 9 Update – Through the combined efforts of the VPD, Central Saanich Police, and the Victoria Police, Michael Hans Bopfinger was arrested this afternoon on Vancouver Island on an outstanding warrant.
The warrant was issued for Bopfinger for being unlawfully at large after he failed to return to his Vancouver halfway house on August 25.
Vancouver Police are warning the public about a convicted sex offender who is unlawfully at large and is currently wanted.
42-year-old Michael Hans Bopfinger, was on statutory release and living in a Vancouver area halfway house. On August 25, 2017 he failed to return by his curfew time and a Canada wide warrant has been issued for his arrest.
Bopfinger is described as a white male, 5’09, 300 lbs, with a shaved head, and blue eyes. He also has a tattoo on his left upper arm of tribal art and a Powery symbol on his right forearm. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt with a black logo, camouflage shorts, and black runners.
Please call 9-1-1 immediately should you see Michael Bopfinger or have any information regarding his location.
Vancouver Police Department