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Screen grab of the Plenty of Fish website which features a profile page for convicted killer Michael Rafferty, just months after he was convicted of raping and murdering 8-year-old Tori Stafford (QMI Agency) It’s a photo of a child murderer -- and until Tuesday, it was used to get dates.
It's a short walk through downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, but somehow the trek feels arduous. Frind's online dating company, Plenty of Fish, is newly located on the 26th floor of a downtown skyscraper with a revolving restaurant on the roof.
He wrote that he is “caucasian pisces with brown hair.” He describes his perfect first date as, “Dinner, movie, walk by the river.
Talk and get to know one another, Do something fun.” An anonymous source who contacted QMI Agency about the photo said he contacted Plenty of Fish and both Woodstock and Saskatoon police about the image. Plenty of Fish spokesperson Shannon Smith said they “diligently monitor our website internally and our users’ safety is our top priority.” The website is “community-driven” and once the photo was reported it would have been removed immediately.
The entrepreneur said that he had decided to scrap the “Intimate Encounters” option on the POF site due to complaints from some of its female users suffering unwanted attention.
In a message sent to all members, he said that only 6,041 of the 3.3 million people who use the site every day are in fact women looking for no-strings-attached trysts – adding “the ones with hot pictures are mostly men pretending to be women.”The computer systems graduate who founded the website - which now has a turnover of more than m (£6.6m) a year - in 2003, said he now wants it to now focus on ‘meaningful relationships.’Mr Frind said: “When I created POF, I wanted it to be all about finding relationships with the right person.