Whitehorse, Yukon – The Yukon RCMP is advising everyone in the Whitehorse area of the presence of a high risk offender.
Christopher Russell Schafer is currently residing in the Riverdale neighbourhood of Whitehorse after completing a sentence for sexual assault and other violent offences. Mr. Schafer has been assessed as being at a high risk to re-offend.
Mr. Schafer is currently required to follow strict conditions pursuant to an Undertaking to Judge. His conditions include prohibitions against possession of weapons, possession or consumption of alcohol and non-prescription drugs, and communication with victims.
This information is provided as a precaution, to alert members of the public about his presence in the community; any form of vigilante activity or other unreasonable contact will not be tolerated.
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