Inmate Escapes Butte County Jail


An inmate from the Butte County Jail has escaped with ties to Paradise, Magalia, Chico, and Oroville. Yesterday around 6:30, deputies believe Miles Michael Kenneth Bondley, age 34, had escaped from the County Jail. Bondley escaped from a fully-enclosed, high-security exercise yard sometime between 5:30 PM and 6:20 PM.

Bondley is pending trial on numerous felony charges, including Burglary, stalking, assault with a deadly weapon, attempted arson, victim/witness dissuasion, domestic violence, and a Post Release Community Supervision (PRCS) violation. An active search with multiple law enforcement agencies is ongoing to search for Bondley.

He is a 34-year-old white male, 5’10”, 170 lbs, with green eyes and brown hair. Bondley has tattoos, including the name “Linda” on the right side of his neck and numerous tattoos on both lower arms. The inmate should be considered dangerous. Anyone who believes they have seen Bondley should not approach him and immediately call 9-1-1. Anyone with further information on his whereabouts should call BCSO at 538-7322.