Incarcerated Individual, Jonathan Perryman, Has Been Captured and Returned to Custody

March 14, 2023

(Yuma) - The Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation and Reentry  can confirm that inmate worker, Jonathan Perryman, #358287, has been apprehended and is now back in ADCRR custody.  Perryman was apprehended at a hotel in South Phoenix at 6:58am this morning by the U.S. Marshals Service and the ADCRR Fugitive Apprehension Unit.

He will be housed in a high custody unit at an ADCRR facility.  

“This was a collaborative effort between the U.S. Marshals Service and ADCRR Fugitive Apprehension Unit,” said Ryan Thornell, ADCRR Director.  “I am grateful to the state and local law enforcement agencies as well as the U.S. Marshals Service, and U.S. Customs & Border Protection for their assistance in the search.”

Perryman had walked away from a work crew at approximately 9:20am yesterday morning in the City of San Luis, Arizona.  He was a minimum custody work crew member who was working at a recreation center at the time.

“Today, through the collaborative efforts of our law enforcement partners, including the San Luis Police Department, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection and ADCRR, the U.S. Marshals Arizona WANTED Task Force apprehended a dangerous fugitive of justice, which is indicative of our relentless commitment to public safety and solid law enforcement partnerships,” said District of Arizona Acting United States Marshal, Van Bayless.

Perryman will now await administrative disciplinary charges and will also be charged with criminal escape via the judicial system.

Perryman was sentenced out of Maricopa County on November 16, 2022 for misconduct involving weapons.