Our justice system has got to do better.
Man Charged With Murder Accidentally Released
According to NBC News
A clerical error caused Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies to release a jail inmate charged with gang-related murder last month, and authorities have asked the public to help them find him.
Johnny Mata, 32, was released in downtown Los Angeles on April 4 after he was charged with a 2010 gang murder in Baldwin Heights, according to a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department statement.
“Mata’s release should not have occurred because a murder charge had been filed by the District Attorney and a processing clerk had not yet entered it as a ‘hold’ on inmate Mata,” the statement said.
Mata was arrested May 25, 2012 by the El Monte Police Department. His last court date was listed as April 3 — the day before his accidental release.
Mata was described as a Latino man, 6 feet, 1 inch tall, 197 pounds.
Anyone with information about Mata’s whereabouts can call sheriff’s homicide detectives at (323) 890-5500. Anonymous tipsters call LA Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477), texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or going to lacrimestoppers.org
Now this guy is on the loose and will probably murder other people. SMH.
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