On 09-10-2013, approximately 3:30 p.m. an inmate working on a work crew at the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Wood lot was discovered missing. The inmate is James Franklin Cain, who was serving a sentence on drug charges. Cain was working at the yard with other inmates when he was discovered missing. He is described as follows:
James Franklin Cain, 37 year old white male, 5’ 7” tall, 180 lbs, short brown hair, balding on top, hazel eyes. He was last seen wearing a white t- shirt, blue jeans, black boots. He resides in Eureka.
Cain was serving a 180 day sentence and was scheduled for release on November 16, 2013. A be-on-the-lookout for Cain has been placed to all law enforcement agencies. Additional charges are being sought.
Anyone with information for the Sheriff’s Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriffs Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriffs Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.