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Florida man located in CT after fleeing from arrest 8 years ago

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John York (Plainfield police) John York (Plainfield police)
PLAINFIELD, CT (WFSB) -

A Florida man with four active arrest warrants was arrested in Connecticut on Tuesday.

Police said 36-year-old John York fled to Florida eight years ago to avoid arrest.

He was found at Hopeville State Park in Griswold on Tuesday.

He was charged with disorderly conduct, interfering with an officer, third degree criminal mischief and three counts of violation of probation.

York was held on a $40,000 bond and is expected to appear in court on Wednesday.

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