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Penticton woman at large from Abbotsford prison

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November 18, 2014 - 11:10 AM

PENTICTON - A warrant has been issued for a Penticton woman incarcerated at the Fraser Valley Institute for Women when she failed to return to the prison following an authorized leave of absence.

Amanda Sach, 24, has been missing since November 15, 2014 after she failed to return to the prison. Abbotsford Police issued a warrant for her arrest, however she is still at large.

Sach is 5’5” tall and weighs 146 pounds. She has a fair complexion, brown hair and blue eyes. She has a tattoo on her upper torso of “Carson” and “Jade”, on the right forearm of a cross, and on the right upper arm of a skull.

Sach is currently serving a two-year sentence for forcible confinement, assault causing bodily harm, assault with a weapon, and violent robbery.

Correctional Services of Canada is investigating the circumstances of the incident and is working with police to locate Sach as quickly as possible.

Anyone who has any information on the whereabouts of Sach is asked to contact the police.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Meaghan Archer at marcher@infotelnews.ca or call 250-488-3065. To contact the editor, email mjones@infotelnews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

— updated at 7:10 a.m. Nov. 19 to include a Facebook photo

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