Christopher Isaac MacDonald

INDIAN BROOK – The Nova Scotia RCMP is advising residents in Indian Brook and the surrounding area of a high risk offender being released from prison.

The notification is in accordance with the Nova Scotia Release of High Risk Offender Information Protocol.

Christopher Isaac MacDonald, 24, is being released from the Atlantic Institution in Renous, N.B., on June 29, after completing a sentence for assault with a weapon and other offences. Police say he is a violent offender with a criminal record that also includes convictions for assault, armed robbery, robbery, theft under $5,000, and failure to comply with the conditions of a recognizance. His victims have included men and women with whom he had no previous relationship.

MacDonald will be required to follow strict conditions for two years while on a recognizance, including not possessing weapons and abstaining from consuming, possessing or purchasing alcohol and illegal non-prescription drugs or prescription drugs not prescribed to him by a medical practitioner. He is also required to follow a 9 p.m. – 6 a.m. curfew daily.

The purpose of this information is to alert members of the public of MacDonald’s presence so they may take suitable precautions. Any form of vigilante activity or other unreasonable conduct will not be tolerated.