December 11, 2023

A girl trying to go to an inmate final weekend on the Theo Lacy detention facility in Orange was inadvertently locked in a single day in a jail visiting space, the Orange County Sheriff’s Division has confirmed.

Sheriff’s officers didn’t disclose the identification of the girl, who was described solely as being in her 30s.

The lady was on the maximum-security jail to go to an inmate on Saturday and was directed to a public visiting space for the barracks part of the ability, confirmed sheriff’s spokesperson Carrie Braun.

Braun mentioned the inmate the girl wished to see was unavailable and he or she fell asleep in a visiting sales space whereas ready. Nobody observed the girl when the world was closed at 5 p.m. She was not found till the world was reopened the subsequent morning at 8 a.m.