Inmate escapes custody on work duty in Tucson

Posted at 1:01 PM, May 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-21 16:01:12-04

The Pima County Sheriff’s Office is searching for an inmate who escaped custody while on a work crew Saturday.

49-year-old Cathleen Stein was working at the Pima Animal Care Center in Tucson when it was discovered that she had disappeared.

Stein was in custody at the time for a probation violation and was scheduled to be released around the middle of June.

Stein is approximately 5'8" tall and weighs 125 pounds. She was last seen wearing a red Pima County Jail uniform.

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