At approximately 8:30 PM on Dec. 21, a 33-year-old prisoner escaped from Riverbend Institution in Prince Albert.

The man, Sheldon Durocher, is described as aboriginal, 6’1” tall, 275 lb., with black hair and brown eyes. He has a tattoo on the left side of his neck.

It is unknown which direction Durocher is traveling. RCMP believe he may be heading to Meadow Lake, because he is originally from that area.

Anyone with information on Durocher’s location is asked to contact Prince Albert RCMP at 306-765-5500. If you would like to remain anonymous, contact Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, *8477 on Sask-Tel Mobility, text TIP206 plus your messages to CRIMES (274637) or submit a top online at