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Merced County law enforcement says Everitt was arrested in Oklahoma and is expected to return to the county.
Original story below:
MERCED COUNTY, Calif. (KTXL) — The Merced County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a Sacramento man who escaped from a county jail Monday night.
According to the sheriff’s office, 45-year-old Charlie “Mikey” Everitt was serving time at John Latorraca Correction Center.
On Monday around 8 p.m., the sheriff’s office says he broke several layers of “building material” and escaped after reaching the perimeter fencing.
When he escaped, officials say he was wearing all blue-colored clothing and had a shaved head.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Merced County Sheriff’s Office at 209-385-7445.