An inmate escaped from Pitchess Detention Center just before 12:00 yesterday.
His name is Roberto Alvarez and he is not considered dangerous.
He is a male Hispanic with black hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 foot 10 inches tall, weighs approximately 180 pounds, and was last seen wearing a yellow jump suit.
His prison issued yellow shirt was found by deputies.
Air units were dispatched along with bloodhounds to try and trace the trail of the escapee, however with every passing hour the chances of finding Alvarez in the area become less likely.
Alvarez was serving time for possession of Narcotics.
Any information regarding this man should be relayed to the Sheriff’s Department at 255-1121.
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