Search for escaped inmate in Fremont County

Posted at 7:49 AM, May 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-29 09:49:19-04

The Colorado Department of Corrections and authorities in Fremont County are searching for an inmate who escaped from a state prison east of Canon City.

37-year-old Michael Onorato was last seen at 2:00 a.m. Tuesday at the Fourmile Correctional Center just south of Highway 50.

The fugitive is considered to be dangerous.

A notification was sent out to the community this morning about Onorato.

He’s described as a white male, with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing inmate greens.

If you see Onorato, do not approach. Call 911 or use the Fremont County fugutive tip line – 866-873-6305.