Law Enforcement located inmate mistakenly released

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The Department of Health has notified the Department of Public Safety that they located Joseph Morauski.  He is no longer being sought by law enforcement.

On Friday, February 22, Morauski was released after posting bail, from the Oahu Community Correctional Center.  It was later determined that Morauski should have been released to the custody of the Department of Health. The Department of Public Safety is conducting an investigation into circumstances surrounding the release.

Morauski was in custody on pre-trial misdemeanor and petty misdemeanor charges including Resisting an Order to Stop a Motor Vehicle, Reckless Driving, and Criminal Property Damage 4.

If you see him, please call 911 or Sheriff Dispatch at 586-1352.

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