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(Found) Police searching for escaped high risk offender

**** HRP Media Release

**** Update : 35-year old Joshua James Turner was arrested at​ 2:40 p.m. in​ Dartmouth without incident​ after he had escaping custody earlier today.

Halifax Regional Police would like to thank media and members of the public for their assistance in helping create awareness.

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Joshua Turner 831216

Police searching for escaped high risk offender
Today, May 26, at approximately​ 9 a.m.,​ Halifax Regional Police received information that Joshua James Turner, 35, escaped from the Jamieson Community Correctional Center located on Morris Drive in Dartmouth.​ ​
Mr. Turner is deemed a high risk offender relating to sexual and violent offences.​ He is described as a white male,​ 5’10”, 150lbs with brown hair, hazel eyes and black framed thick rim glasses.
Please see attached a picture.
He was last seen wearing a black jacket with “Bum” in white letters on the back, dark pants and a black baseball cap.​ He was last observed in the area of Windmill Road by​ Magazine Hill.​ Police are currently​ searching for him.​ ​
If anyone has any information regarding him, or they observed anyone fitting his description please do not approach and call 911.​

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