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Saskatchewan stabbing suspect was not considered a risk by parole board, report shows
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Saskatchewan stabbing suspect was not considered a risk by parole board, report shows

Seven months before the mass killing in rural Saskatchewan, a parole official ruled that the key suspect did not pose a danger and that releasing him would help him become a “law-abiding citizen.” A Parole Board of Canada decision dated Feb. 1 found that Myles Sanderson would “not present an undue risk,” and freeing him would “contribute to the protection of society” by facilitating his reintegration.“The Board is satisfied that your risk is manageable in the community, if you live with your [blacked out] maintain sobriety and employment, and continue with developing supports, including getting therapy,” the board wrote. Story continues below advertisement Sanderson became the subject of a massive police manhunt after 11 people were killed and 19 inju...