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Inmate from Clark County walks away from camp near Tonopah

Posted at 12:08 PM, Jul 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-10 20:27:34-04

An inmate from Clark County walked away from a camp near Tonopah Sunday morning.

The Nevada Department of Corrections reported a minimum security inmate walked away from Tonopah Conservation Camp located approximately 12 miles northeast of Tonopah. It is believed 48-year-old Steven R. Perry left shortly before 8 a.m. when he was discovered missing.

Perry had only been at the camp for a few weeks, arriving from Clark County on June 19. He was serving 3 to 7 years for burglary. He is 5 feet 7 inches tall, blue eyes, long grey hair and approximately 150 pounds.

Perry was last seen wearing blue jeans, white T-shirt with a blue button down shirt and white sneakers.

Anyone with information on whereabouts of Perry, please contact 911 or their local law enforcement.