Escaped Humboldt Inmate Captured



UPDATE: Monday December 4

An inmate who escaped a Northern California Prison has been recaptured. Jordan Harris was found during a compliance check at a home in Loleta. He was taken into custody and booked on charges of escape and possession of a controlled substance while in custody. Harris had walked away form a work release on Friday.



Police in Northern California are asking the public to be on the lookout for an escaped inmate. Humboldt County officials say 28-year-old Jordan Harris ran away from his work crew near the Ferndale Fairgrounds. Harris is Native American, 6 feet tall, weighing 170 pounds with short brown hair, hazel eyes, and a medium build. He has a tattoo reading “Yurok” on his neck. Anyone with information is asked to call the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office at 707-445-7251.