Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Walk-Away from California State Prison-Sacramento Apprehended

REPRESA -- The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) took inmate Marco Cabrera, 32, a minimum-security inmate who walked away from the Minimum Support
Facility at California State Prison-Sacramento on April 15, into custody after he was arrested by Folsom Police Department officers on April 16.

Cabrera was apprehended at approximately 6:30 p.m. near Green Valley Rd. in El Dorado Hills on April 16 by Folsom Police Department officers who had responded to a 911 call from a local resident. The officers arrested Cabrera and transported him to the Folsom Police Station where he was processed. He could possibly face additional charges of vehicle theft and robbery.

Cabrera was committed from Tulare County on August 4, 2011, to serve a five-year sentence for assault with a firearm, transportation/sale of marijuana, corporal injury on a spouse, possession of an assault weapon, and possession of a firearm and ammunition by an ex-felon. This matter will be referred to the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office for prosecution.

Of all offenders who have escaped from an adult institution, camp or community-based program since 1977, 98.7 percent have been apprehended.


April 17, 2012
Contact: Sgt. Levance Quinn
(916) 294-3012