A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Sam Johnson, Jr. #125246

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:  Chris Gautz, Public Information Officer

                        517-335-2316

The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, November 7, 2019 to consider the possible parole of Sam Johnson, Jr. #125246.  It will be held at 9:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

 

Sam Johnson, Jr. is serving a Life sentence for the crime of Assault with Intent to Murder. He was sentenced on June 18, 1974 out of Wayne County.

 

Brian J. Shipman, 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.