Vancouver now home to 57-year-old sex offender who kidnapped and raped 11-year-old girl

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      Vancouver police have issued a warning about a high-risk sex offender.

      Brian Abrosimo, 57, is living in Vancouver, according to the VPD, as he serves out the remainder of a 14-year and four-month sentence.

      Fifteen years ago, Abrosimo was convicted sexual assault, kidnapping, unlawful confinement, assault with a weapon, sexual assault with a weapon, and forcible confinement involving an 11-year-old girl in Langley.

      "Abrosimo poses a risk of significant harm to the safety of adolescent and adult women, including strangers, and acquaintances," police said in a news release.

      In 2020, he will begin a long-term supervision order lasting 10 years.

      Abrosimo is described as a 5'10" white male weighing 240 pounds with grey shaved hair, hazel eyes, a grey moustache, and a goatee.

      Police say anyone should call 9-1-1 immediately if they see Abrosimo violating any of the conditions for his statutory release, which are listed below:

      • Not to consume, purchase alcohol;
      • Not to consume, purchase or possess drugs other than prescribed medication and over the counter drugs taken as recommended by the manufacturer;
      • Not to associate with any person known to be involved in criminal activity and/or substance misuse;
      • Immediately report all intimate sexual and non-sexual relationships and friendships with females to a parole supervisor.
      • Not to be in the presence of any female children under the age of 18 unless accompanied by a responsible adult familiar with his criminal history and who has previously been approved in writing by a parole supervisor;
      • Not to be in, near, or around places where children under the age of 18 are likely to congregate, such as elementary and secondary schools, parks, swimming pools and recreational centres unless accompanied by an adult previously approved in writing by your parole supervisor;
      • No direct or indirect contact with the victims or any member of the victims’ families;
      • Geographic restriction: not to go to Abbotsford, Langley, or Vancouver Island.