News Release
MAJOR INCIDENT

Monterey County Sheriff’s Office

 


Media Release Update July 12, 2005
Escapee Sebastian Sanchez Update

Synopsis: At approximately 2052 hours on Friday May 20, 2005, Inmate Sebastian Sanchez was inadvertently released from the Monterey County Jail. Apparently, Sanchez assumed the identity of another inmate who was scheduled to be released.

Type of Incident: Escape
Case#:
Inv. Deputy: Deputy B. Baugh
Date/Time: 5-20-05 1200
Location: Monterey County Jail

Prepared by: Sgt. Rick Statham
Approving Supervisor:___________________

Work Unit: C-Team Rehab

Victim(s): People of the State of California

Address:

Suspect: Sebastian Sanchez Occupation: unknown

Address: Arrested? ___yes _x__no

Age: 29
DOB: 9-11-75
Sex: M Race: H
HT: 5-6
WT: 160
EYES: Brn
HAIR: Brn

Weapon(s): None
Injuries: None
Items taken: None
Point of Entry:
Amount of Loss:
Vehicles Involved:

Media Release Update:
On July 11, 2005 at 1000 hours, Salinas Police Department brought in an arrestee identified as Miguel Esquivel Rodriguez, for loitering near McKinnon Park in Salinas.

A Deputy at the Main Jail working the intake area immediately recognized the arrestee to be Sebastian Sanchez the inmate who had escaped on May 20, 2005 by using another inmates identity. Inmate Sanchez is pending escape charges as well as drug charges.

Staff Notified Date/Time Staff Notified Date/time

SHERIFF 5-21-05 1230 hrs message left COMMANDER COASTAL PATROL 5-21-05 1230 hrs

UNDERSHERIFF 5-21-05 1220 hrs COMMANDER SOUTH COUNTY PATROL 5-21-05 1230 hrs

CHIEF ENFORCEMENT OPERATIONS 5-21-05 1210 hrs RECORDS DIVISION 5-21-05 1230 hrs

CHIEF CUSTODY OPERATIONS 5-21-05 1200 hrs MEDIA BOARD/P.I.O. 5-21-05 1245 hrs

CHIEF ADMINISTRATION 5-21-05 1245 WATCH COMMANDER CENTRAL PATROL 5-21-05 1245 hrs.

CAPTAIN ENFORCEMENT OPERATIONS ____________________________ CAPTAIN CUSTODY OPERATIONS ___________________________