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Police find wanted man after social media campaign

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Police located a a 48-year-old Mid-Michigan man who is wanted for a felony warrant.

On top of the warrant, James Osawabine is wanted for flight to avoid prosecution and failure to appear. Those charges stem from an original charge of assault by strangulation, the Midland Police Department said.

Osawabine is 5’7” and weighs about 175 pounds. He has brown eyes, black hair, a black mustache and goatee.

Midland police posted on their Facebook page, thanking the public for their participation: "The Midland Police Department would like to thank everyone who shared our Wanted Wednesday post from earlier today. Due in large part to your participation, the subject has been located and taken into custody! Thank you again for your diligence and assistance!"

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