Missing Herlong inmate sought
April 16, 2013 — Federal prison officials seek an inmate who walked away from a minimum-security camp in Herlong on Friday, April 5.
Inmate Roderick Earl Vanga, of Seattle, Wash. was discovered missing during a routine check Friday. He is 5 feet, 11 inches tall, weighs 155 pounds, and has black hair and brown eyes. He is serving an 84-month sentence for conspiracy to import N-Bezylpiperazine (BZP).
The Federal Bureau of Investigation, the U.S. Marshals Service, state and local law enforcement have been notified. The public is asked to contact local law enforcement if they see this individual.
A prison official said a publishable photo of the escapee is not available.
The Federal Prison Camp in Herlong is located about 50 miles northwest of Reno, Nev. and about 30 miles southeast of Susanville. It houses 143 minimum-security male inmates.
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