Inmate Who Walked Away From VCC Apprehended In San Andreas

Inmate Who Walked Away From VCC Apprehended In San Andreas

A minimum-security inmate who walked away from the Vallecito Conservation Camp, , was apprehended Sunday evening in San Andreas.  Inmate Ernest Morales was apprehended at around 9 p.m. without incident by agents of CDCR’s Office of Correctional Safety, Special Service Unit, along with the Sierra Conservation Center Investigative Services Unit and Crisis Response Team.  He was found hiding in a park in the San Andreas area.  Morales was returned to the Sierra Conservation Center.  His case will be referred to the District Attorney’s Office for possible prosecution.  Morales is serving a four year sentence, for vehicle theft as a second striker out of Fresno County.  He was discovered missing from the Vallecito Conservation Camp early Saturday morning during a routine security check.

Written by KVGC Staff

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