A Corcoran State Prison inmate who was on a work detail outside the prison fence is missing and presumed to have escaped, the state Department of Corrections said today.
Raul Antonio Gutierrez Sobalvarro was discovered missing at 10:25 p.m. Tuesday night. He was working at the prison dairy outside the electrical fence perimeter.
He was last seen about 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Sobalvarro, 22, has a medium build, dark complexion, black eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a white jumpsuit with “CDCR Prisoner” printed on the clothing. He is 5 feet, 6 inches tall and weighs 170 pounds.
Sobalvarro was serving a three-year sentence from Los Angeles County for second-degree robbery. He had been in state prison since July 1, 2011 and was scheduled to parole in late 2013.
Local law enforcement agencies have been notified. If anyone sees him or knows where he might be, notify local law enforcement officials or California State Prison-Corcoran at (559) 992-6120, or call 911.