Search on for ‘violent and dangerous’ man who escaped custody at downtown hospital
Paul Johnston, CP24.com
Published Thursday, January 26, 2017 7:13PM EST
Last Updated Sunday, February 12, 2017 12:12PM EST
Police are actively searching for a man who escaped from custody at a downtown Toronto hospital.
Thirty-nine-year-old Justin Yates is described as five-foot-nine, 200 pounds, with a beard and moustache, and numerous tattoos.
Yates escaped from correctional officers at Toronto General Hospital, located at 200 Elizabeth St.
He was last seen wearing a black shirt and black track pants.
Yates is “known to be violent and dangerous,” police said in a tweet.
If spotted, he should not be approached, police cautioned.