Vancouver police searching for high-risk offender who failed to return to halfway house

Vancouver Courier


Vancouver police are searching for a high-risk offender wanted to breaching his curfew.

Police are looking for 44-year-old Dillon Earl Gosnell, who is considered a high-risk offender and wanted for failing to return to his Vancouver halfway house.

Gosnell, a federal offender, is currently serving a 17-year sentence for property and violent offences. He was last seen Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. after signing out of his Vancouver halfway house. He is described as white, bald, 5’8” tall and 160 pounds with a slim build and brown eyes. He has numerous tattoos, including a head on his right elbow, a skull and the grim reaper on his right forearm, a dragon on his left upper arm and a tear drop on his left lower lip.

He was last seen wearing a black jacket with a hood, light-coloured sweatpants and black shoes with white soles.

Anyone who sees Dillon Earl Gosnell, or knows of his whereabouts, is asked to call 911 immediately.

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