Local Man Escapes Jail

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A former Sierra County man has missed two court appearances while on the run from law enforcement, after walking out of the Lincoln County Detention Center in Carrizozo on Thursday, September 10.
Sierra County law enforcement, as well as officers from around the region and state, has been keeping an eye out for 28-year-old Justin Torres, previously of Truth or Consequences and Winston, and most recently of Ruidoso.
Sierra County Sheriff’s Deputies searched the Cuchillo area Tuesday night, September 15 after a citizen reported see…