Supervisors Increase Reward for Information on Jail Escapees
The Orange County Board of Supervisors approved increasing the reward for information leading to the apprehension of three escaped inmates from the Orange County Men’s Central Jail to a total of $200,000. Board members unanimously approved adding up to $50,000 each for information leading to the capture of inmates Hossein Nayeri, 37; Jonathan Tieu, 20; and Bac Duong, 43, who escaped from the jail sometime on Friday, January 22, 2016. The U.S. Marshals Service already has pledged $10,000 each for information on the three inmates while the Federal Bureau of Investigation contributed another $20,000.
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The following is a press release from an organization unaffiliated with Voice of OC. The views expressed here are not those of Voice of OC. Please be aware of a special Orange County Board of Supervisors meeting tomorrow, January 29, 2016, at 3 p.m. at the Hall of Administration. There is one discussion item:
1. County Executive Office – Approve lease with Orange County Transit District for emergency shelter services to the homeless during expected El Nino weather at Santa Ana Transit Terminal, 400 W. Santa Ana Boulevard, Santa Ana, five month term ($11,615 per month; total $58,075); authorize Chief Real Estate Officer or designee to execute lease; and make California Environmental Quality Act and other findings – District 1
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The following is a press release from an organization unaffiliated with Voice of OC. The views expressed here are not those of Voice of OC. MEDIA ADVISORY
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 28, 2016
WHAT: Press conference
Orange County Board of Supervisors Chairwoman Lisa Bartlett and Supervisor Andrew Do will hold a press conference tomorrow morning to ask for community assistance to provide information leading to the apprehension of the three inmates who escaped Monday from Orange County Men’s Central Jail. Information will be provided about the increased reward approved by the Board of Supervisors, bringing the total to $200,000, as well as assuring the Vietnamese community that any information provided to assist the investigation and after the escapees are apprehended will be treated with complete confidentially.
Friday, January 29, 2016, 11 a.m.
Nguoi Viet Daily Newspaper (see map below)
14771 Moran Street, Westminster CA 92683
Orange County Board of Supervisors Chairwoman Lisa Bartlett, Fifth District
Orange County Supervisor Andrew Do, First District
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