Santa Rosa Inmate Cuts Electronic Ankle Bracelet, Flees Home Confinement - NBC Bay Area
North Bay

North Bay

The latest news from around the North Bay

Santa Rosa Inmate Cuts Electronic Ankle Bracelet, Flees Home Confinement

    Winter Olympics PyeongChang 2018 Medal Count
    Country
    Total
    1
    Norway
    13121035
    2
    Canada
    108927
    3
    Germany
    137525
    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Do I Need a New Mattress?
    Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office
    Michael Christopher Jones

    A Sonoma County jail inmate who was sentenced to home confinement custody cut off the electronic ankle bracelet that tracks his movements and is unaccounted for, a sheriff's sergeant said Wednesday.

    Michael Christopher Jones, 50, of Santa Rosa, removed the ankle bracelet near the intersection of Marlow Road and Crosspoint Avenue in Santa Rosa around 2:40 p.m. Tuesday, Sgt. Spencer Crum said.

    Jones was in home confinement custody for petty theft, driving on a suspended license and violating a court order, Crum said.

    Jones is not considered a threat to the community, but anyone who sees him has been asked to call the sheriff's dispatch center at (707) 565-2121 or 911.

    Get the latest from NBC Bay Area anywhere, anytime
    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android