November 25, 2018 4:25 pm
Updated: November 26, 2018 8:00 am

Yorkton RCMP search for inmate who escaped from Saskatoon treatment centre

Spencer Bear walked away from the MACSI Treatment Centre in Saskatoon on Nov. 22 while on a leave from the Whitespruce Provincial Training Centre.

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Yorkton RCMP are searching for a Whitespruce Provincial Training Centre inmate, who walked away from the MACSI Treatment Centre in Saskatoon on Nov. 22.

Spencer Norris Bear was on leave from Whitespruce Provincial Training Centre and was last accounted for at around 8:45 p.m. Thursday night.

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Bear is described as Aboriginal, 5’7″ tall and 145 pounds, with a slender build, brown hair and brown eyes.

He has a scar on his left cheek and a “Raven” tattoo on his left hand.

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Bear is deemed as a low risk for community safety concerns. A photo of Bear was not provided by RCMP.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding his whereabouts to contact the Yorkton Rural RCMP detachment at 306-786-4500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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