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Durango Police searching for escaped inmate

Posted at 3:20 PM, Mar 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-20 17:20:52-04

DURANGO – An inmate has escaped from the Hilltop House, a Southwest Colorado Community Corrections facility in Durango.

The Durango Police Department issued an arrest warrant Wednesday for 38-year-old Abel Manuel Soto.

38-year-old Abel Manuel Soto

Soto is described as a 5’3″, 200 pound male with brown eyes and black hair.

Police are warning everyone- do not try to apprehend this suspect. If you have any information, call crime stoppers at 970-247-1112 or call dispatch at 970-385-2900.

This is the second inmate who has escaped from a Colorado correctional facility this month.

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