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Escaped Monterey County Murder Suspect Possibly Located At Marina Motel 6

MARINA (CBS SF) — One of the Salinas murder suspects who escaped from the Monterey County Jail over the weekend may have been located Tuesday at a Motel 6 in Marina, according to authorities.

KION reports that Captain John Thornburg with the Monterey County Sheriff's Office confirmed Tuesday afternoon that authorities believe one of the escaped inmates is currently in a room at the Marina Motel 6.

Monterey County Sheriff's deputies and Marina police worked together to evacuate the motel and surrounding area including a Denny's restaurant, KION reports. Authorities have asked the public to avoid the area while law enforcement is there. The current incident could last a few hours.


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