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Alder Conservation Camp Walkaway Apprehended

Klamath– The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) announced that inmate Justine William Hardin, a minimum security inmate who walked away from the Alder Conservation Camp in Klamath, CA. on April 13, 2012, was apprehended near the camp on April 15, 2012 by special agents from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
Hardin was captured at approximately 9:00 a.m., on April 15, 2012, the walkaway was captured, arrested and taken into custody.  He was medically cleared and transported to the California Correctional Center in Susanville, California.
Hardin was serving a conviction for corporal injury on spouse from Santa Clara County and was scheduled to be paroled in November 2013.  This matter will be referred to the Del Norte County District Attorney’s Office for prosecution.
Of all offenders who have escaped from an adult institution, camp or community-based program since 1977, 99.1 percent have been apprehended.
April 15, 2012
Contact: Margaret Pieper
(530) 257-2181 extension 4110