Perez escapes from corrections facility

    Rick Perez

    On Sept. 22, Ricky Armando Perez failed to return to the community corrections facility, Hilltop House, in Durango from an approved employment pass.

    Perez was serving a 30-month sentence for assault 2-strangulation, a class-4 felony. He has ties in the Pagosa Springs area.

    Perez is 29 years of age, Hispanic, 5-foot-11-inches tall, 175 pounds, brown eyes and brown hair. Distinguishing marks include a dragon head tattoo on his left arm, a snake and tribal tattoo on his right chest, a scar on his left left hand (long incision), a scar on his right hand (burn mark), a tattoo of lightning bolt on his left ankle, a scar on pointing finger on his left hand and a scar on his pinky knuckle on right hand

    Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Perez is encouraged to contact dispatch at 731-2160.