A public hearing to consider the possible parole of George Betts, #145197

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:  Chris Gautz, Public Information Officer

                        517-335-2316

The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 to consider the possible parole of George Betts, #145197.  It will be held at 9:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

 

George Betts is serving three Life sentences for the crimes of Assault with Intent to Commit Murder (two counts) and Robbery Armed. He was sentenced on May 3, 1976 out of Wayne County.

 

Melissa K. Jennings, Member of the Michigan Parole Board, will conduct the hearing under the provisions of the Lifer Law, MCLA 791.234.

Capacity at the public hearing venue is limited; admittance will be on a first come, first serve basis.