La Porte County Sheriff's Office's #FelonFriday: Joseph Yaw

The La Porte County Sheriff's Office unveiled an initiative called #FelonFriday to highlight a convicted felon who is a fugitive of justice.

The first #FelonFriday subject is 26-year-old Joseph Yaw. There are currently three arrest warrants for Yaw for criminal recklessness, escape and failure to return to lawful detention.

He is also wanted by the Porter County Sheriff's Office for carrying a handgun without a license.

Deputies have searched for Yaw at all known addresses.

He could be living in Livingston County, Kentucky.

Deputies say he may be driving a silver 1999 Chevy Tahoe with Kentucky license plate 0469DZ.

If you have any information about Yaw, please contact Sergeant Brett Swanson (Fugitive Apprehension Street Team) at 219-363-9623.

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