Rape charges dropped against WikiLeaks founder
Swedish authorities have dropped a rape investigation of Julian Assange, but British police say the WikiLeaks founder still faces arrest if he leaves Ecuador's London embassy.
The Metropolitan Police force says there's still an arrest warrant for Assange after he jumped bail in 2012.
But it says he's now wanted for a ``much less serious'' offence than the original sex crimes allegations.
Assange has been hiding out in the Ecuadorian embassy, fearing that if extradited to Sweden he'll eventually be sent to the U-S.
The Swedish Prosecution Authority says the rape investigation could be reopened if Assange returns to Sweden before the statute of limitations ends in 2020.
IceDogs captain Ryan Mantha has picked up yet another honour for his great play in 2016-2017. Mantha has been named a second team OHL All-Star.
IceDogs goaltending coach Ryan Ludzik has signed a contract extension with the OHL Club. Ludzik was a part of the IceDogs championship team in 2015-2016 and transitioned successfully to the very young version of the IceDogs.
IceDogs GM Joey Burke announced today that 2017 First Round Selection Philip Tomasino has signed a Standard Player Agreement with the Club. The forward, selected in the 1st round, 5th overall by the IceDogs in this year’s Ontario Hockey League Priority Selection.