Tuesday, June 22, 2010

HIgh Rock Conservation Camp Escapee Apprehended

Weott, California – Prison Inmate Markus Newsome a minimum security inmate who escaped from High Rock Conservation Camp CC#32 was apprehended this evening by Corrections Agents and local law enforcement officials near the area of the camp in Humboldt County.

Inmate Newsome had escaped from High Rock Conservation Camp CC#32 earlier this morning around 1030 am.

At approximately 715 this evening the escapee was captured, arrested and taken into custody. He was medically cleared and booked without incident into the Humboldt County Jail. This matter will be referred to the Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office for prosecution.