VPD search for high risk offender who left East Van halfway house

Mar 30 2020, 3:12 pm

Vancouver police are requesting the public’s help in locating a high-risk offender after she did not return to her halfway house in East Vancouver.

According to police, 37-year-old Justina Ellis left the halfway house on Sunday. She is currently wanted Canada-wide for failure to comply with her Long Term Supervision Order.

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Justina Ellis/ VPD

Ellis is described as:

  • Indigenous
  • 5’4″ tall, weighing 135 pounds
  • Brown hair and brown eyes
  • Last seen wearing a black oversized hooded jacket and blue jeans, carrying a purse

Ellis has a history of violent behaviour and anyone who sees her or knows her whereabouts should call 9-1-1 immediately.

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