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Inmate Walks Away from Conservation Camp in Los Angeles County

ASUZA— California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for an inmate who walked away from the Julius Klein Conservation Camp in Asuza located in Los Angeles County on Friday, November 2.

The inmate is 23-year old Jeremy Angel Ruano, Hispanic male, 5’9, 188 pounds. Ruano has brown eyes and black hair. Ruano was committed to CDCR on March 5, 2009 from Los Angeles County to serve a six-year term for assault with force likely to produce great bodily injury.

Inmate Ruano was last seen at approximately 8 p.m. during a mandatory inmate count. Staff searched the inmate dorm area, surrounding buildings and the camp perimeter after he was discovered missing.
All local law enforcement agencies and the California Highway Patrol were notified and are assisting in the search. The Sierra Conservation Center (SCC), located in Jamestown, sent an Investigative Services Unit to the area.

If anyone has information about, or knowledge of, the location of this individual immediately contact 911, the Julius Klein Conservation Camp at (626) 910-1213, or the SCC Watch Commander at (209) 984-5291, extension 5439.


November 5, 2012
Contact: Lt. Jack Ingram