If you see Michael Maldonado do not approach him, call 9-1-1 immediately
March 26,2018-The Porter County Sheriff’s Department says a subject escaped custody while in the Jail Sally Port at Porter County Jail at approximately 11:40am today. According to the statement, 25 year old male, Michael Maldonado was Last seen wearing black T-shirt and sweatpants, no shoes and he is handcuffed. Police say that Maldonado is 5’ 10” 165lbs black hair and brown eyes in the area of Pratt Industries.
Officers with Porter County, Lake County Helicopter unit, Valparaiso PD, and Portage PD are in the area. If you have seen this subject please dial 9-1-1 immediately.
All suspects are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. A criminal charge is not evidence of guilt.