Albany Police: wanted sex offender captured

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UPDATE: Albany Police say that Burnash was arrested in Ashbury NJ. on August 7th. He was extradited to NY on August 23 and is in custody.


ALBANY, NY (WRGB) Albany Police say they are looking for a wanted sex offender for failing to register and verify and address change.

Albany Police say Jason Burnash has a felony conviction of possessing child pornography.

Burnash is described as a white male, 36-years-old with brown hair and blue eyes. He is 6-feet tall and weighs approximately 180lbs. He also has a tattoo around his right eye and tattoos on his neck.

Burnash is known to frequent the City of Albany and the City of Rensselaer, according to police.

Anyone with information on Burnash is asked to call the Albany Police Department Detectives Division at (518) 462-8039.

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