OPP searching for federal inmate with ties to Owen Sound
Michael Pinto is wanted for breach of parole. (Courtesy: OPP)
The OPP's Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) Squad is looking for a federal offender know to frequent the Owen Sound area.
Michael Anthony Pinto is wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as a result of his breach of parole.
Pinto is described as a white male, 39 years of age, 5’11” (180 cm), 177 lbs (80 kgs), brown eyes and short brown hair.
He has numerous tattoos consisting of a gargoyle on his back, Chinese lettering on the left side of his chest, another gargoyle on his left upper arm, a demon on his right upper arm and around his waist he has written "Guns Ruthless, Pay Me and a Dollar Bill."
Pinto is serving a 3 year and 6 month sentence for extortion, conspiracy to commit an indictable offence and import/export of a schedule I/II substance.
He is also known to frequent the Belleville, Kingston and Toronto.