Astle will be released from Headingley Correctional Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba on December 22, 2012. He is expected to take up residence in the city of Winnipeg. Upon release, Astle will be under the terms of a probation order.
Astle has a history of sexual offences in relation to children, including Indecent Assault, Sexual Interference and Indecent Exposure as well as many other criminal offences. Although Astle participated in some sex offender treatment programs while in prison, he is still considered a high risk to re-offend. Female children are at risk of sexual exploitation.
Name: William Rupert Astle
Height: 5′ 07″ (170 cm.)
Weight: 169 lbs (77 kg.)
Distinguishing marks: None.