Vancouver police seek high-risk offender wanted on Canada-wide warrant – Vancouver Is Awesome

Vancouver police seek high-risk offender wanted on Canada-wide warrant - Vancouver Is Awesome
Vancouver police looking for high-risk offender who fled from halfway house
Taylin Francis Brent Checkosis, 26, did not return to his halfway house on Sunday, the Vancouver Police Department said in a news release.

He was last seen leaving the halfway house Sunday at 2:45 p.m., and said he wasn't coming back. 

A man who is serving a federal sentence on charges of accessory after the fact for murder, assault and aggravated assault with a weapon did not return to his Vancouver halfway house over the weekend, local police are warning.

Chekosis is serving a sentence of more than six years for murder, assault and aggravated assault with a weapon.

High-risk federal offender, 26, wanted Canada-wide after leaving Vancouver halfway house

He is an Indigenous man and is described as five feet 10 inches tall and 160 pounds. He has black-brown hair and brown eyes.

Chekosis was last seen wearing a black jacket, grey athletic pants, a black baseball cap and black shoes. He was also carrying a black backpack.

Taylin Francis Brent Checkosis, 26, was last seen on Sunda at 2:45 p.m. He was seen leaving his halfway house, which he said he would not be returning to.

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Checkosis is described as Indigenous, 510" tall and 160 pounds. He has black-brown hair and brown eyes. 

Taylin Francis Brent Checkosis is wanted Canada-wide, after walking away from his halfway house on Sunday.

Taylin Francis Brent Checkosis did not return to his halfway house, Vancouver police say. (Photo submitted)

Vancouver police are on the lookout for a high-risk federal offender who failed to return to his halfway house on Sunday.

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Police say Checkosis was serving a six-and-a-half-year sentence for being an accessory after the fact for murder, assault and aggravated assault with a weapon.

He was last seen around 2:45 p.m., when he left the halfway house and allegedly said he didn’t plan to come back.

He has black-brown hair with brown eyes, and he was last seen wearing a black jacket, grey athletic pants, a black baseball cap, and black shoes. He was also carrying a black backpack.

Checkosis is described as Indigenous, five-foot-10 and 160 pounds, with black-brown hair and brown eyes.

He is described as an Indigenous male who is 178 centimetres (five-feet, 10-inches) tall and weighs 73 kilograms (160 pounds).

He was last seen wearing a black jacket, grey athletic pants, a black baseball cap and black shoes and was carrying a black backpack.

He was last seen at 2:45 p.m. on September 8 when he left his halfway house and said he wouldnt be returning.

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