Washoe County Sheriff's Office searches for inmate who walked away from Paradise Park

Irving Hernandez (Photo courtesy: Washoe County Inmate Search)

The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is asking for help locating an inmate who walked away from work crew on the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 6.

Deputies say that 21-year-old Irving Hernandez was last seen at 10:45 a.m. in the area of Paradise Park in Reno.

Hernandez was last seen in black and white stripped clothing. He is described as 5-foot-6-inches tall, weighing 125 pounds.

A spokeswoman with the Washoe County School District confirms that nearby elementary school Bernice Matthews was on a precautionary code yellow lockdown, but that has since been lifted.

Anyone with information about Hernandez's whereabouts is asked to contact 911 immediately.

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