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Walk Away from Valley View Conservation Camp (CC #34)

Elk Creek, California – A minimum-security inmate from the California Correctional Center walked away from Valley View Conservation Camp (CC #34) on October 5, 2015.

Inmate Jorge A. Macedo, 32, is a Hispanic male, 5’ 7” tall, 193 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. He was committed to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) on March 26, 2015, from Santa Barbara County for Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sales. He was scheduled to be released from CDCR custody on July 25, 2018.

Inmate Macedo was assigned to an inmate firefighting crew at CC #34 in
Elk Creek, California. The camp houses approximately 100 minimum-custody inmates.

Inmate Macedo was last seen at CC #34 by camp staff on October 4, 2015, during the 2330 count.  He was later discovered missing by CC #34 staff on October 5, 2015, during the 0030 count. 

CDCR, CAL FIRE, law enforcement personnel, along with local law enforcement agencies and the California Highway Patrol were notified and are assisting in the search for Macedo. All responding law enforcement agencies are continuing with the search and apprehension efforts at this time.

Anyone seeing Inmate Macedo should contact 9-1-1 or law enforcement authorities immediately.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                  
October 5, 2015                        

Aaron Yderraga, PIO/AA
(530) 257-2181 extension 4110

Contact: Anyone having information about or knowledge of the location of Jorge A. Macedo should contact the CCC Watch Commander at (530) 257-2181 extension 4173.