Howard Devlin, 42, was received at WSP-RC from Riverside County on July 13, 2012, for the commitment offense possession of a controlled substance, where he received a 4-year sentence.
He is described as a white male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 140 pounds, medium build, with brown hair, brown eyes, and a moustache and goatee.
Prison officials have contacted local law enforcement agencies and are currently looking for the escapee. Anyone with information is encouraged to call 911 immediately.
WSP-RC’s primary mission is to provide short-term housing necessary to process, classify, and evaluate new inmates physically and mentally, and determine their security level, program requirements and appropriate institutional placement. WSP-RC was opened February 1991, houses approximately 5,000 inmates and employs approximately 1,700 people.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 2, 2013
Contact: Lt. Robert Mazuka
(661) 758-8400 ext. 5013