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Walk-Aways from Mountain Home Conservation Camp Apprehended

Springville — The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) took inmates Albert Robiatti, 32, and Shawn Hance, both minimum-security inmates who walked away from the Mountain Home Conservation Camp #10 on December 23, 2014, into custody after they were apprehended by CDCR staff on December 23, 2014.

Hance was apprehended at approximately 7:20 a.m. near the camp and was transported to Sierra Conservation Center for placement into a higher custody level.

Robiatti was apprehended at approximately 2:47 p.m. just outside the Mountain Home Camp in Springville, California and transported to Sierra Conservation Center.

Hance was committed from Kern County in November 2012, to serve a five-year, four-month sentence for vehicle theft and evading the police.

Robiatti was committed from Orange County in August 2003, to serve a 16-year, four-month sentence for vehicle theft, possession of a controlled substance, and second-degree burglary.

This matter will be referred to the Tulare County District Attorney’s Office for prosecution.

Of all offenders who have escaped from an adult institution, camp or community-based program since 1977, 98.7 percent have been apprehended.


DECEMBER 23, 2014
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