Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Inmate Walks Away from Conservation Camp in Tehama County

SUSANVILLE—The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for a state prison inmate who walked away from the Ishi Conservation Camp in Paynes Creek, located in Tehama County, today at approximately 9:45 am.

The inmate is 31-year old Arthur Turner, African American male, 6” tall and 185 pounds. Turner has black eyes and black hair cut short. Turner was committed to CDCR on February 28, 2003 from Stanislaus County for second degree robbery.

The California Conservation Center (CCC), located in Susanville, has sent a Crisis Response Team and Investigative Services Unit to the area. The California Highway Patrol has been contacted for assistance.

If anyone has information about, or knowledge of, the location of this individual immediately contact 911 or the CCC Watch Commander at (530) 257-2181 ext. 4173.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 20, 2011
Contact: Margaret Peiper
530-257-2181 x4110