Sex offender wanted by Lancashire Police for not disclosing his whereabouts following release arrested in Greater Manchester

A man who was wanted by police for breaching his sex offender notification requirements has been arrested following a public appeal.
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Shaun Aver failed to complete his registration and notify officers of his whereabouts after being released from prison.

Lancashire Police subsequently launched a public appeal to find the 36-year-old and urged anyone with information to come forward.

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On Saturday (October 1), officers confirmed Aver had been arrested in Greater Manchester earlier in the morning.

“He is now in our custody,” a spokesman for Lancashire Police said.

“Thanks to those who shared our appeals to find him.”