Authorities are searching for Work furlough inmate Robert Balanza after failed to return from a furlough day pass to the Laumaka Work Furlough Center.
Balanza left Saturday morning and was scheduled to return by 4 p.m. State Sheriffs and Honolulu Police were notified when he did not return.
The 50-year-old was serving time for various drug charges. Second-degree escape is expected to be added to his charges. His next parole hearing was scheduled for November.
Balanza is classified as community custody which is the lowest custody level.
He is 5’6” and weighs 135 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes. If seen, please call 911.
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