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Fugitive Sex Offender Caught in Superior

Posted at: 02/15/2013 4:50 PM
Updated at: 02/15/2013 4:53 PM

Superior Police have arrested a fugitive Level 3 Sex Offender from St. Paul.

Shah-Quran Aziz is required to wear a GPS monitoring device affixed to an ankle bracelet.  However, police say Aziz removed the bracelet and absconded from his half-way house on Tuesday.

Aziz was arrested in the lobby area of the Clifford Lund Apartments, 914 Tower Ave., at about 6 p.m. Thursday without incident.  Officers from the Minnesota Department of Corrections Fugitive Task Force assisted Superior Police officers in the arrest.

Police say Aziz has a long criminal history and was considered a danger to the public.