A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Michael Merrill, #205597

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:  Chris Gautz, Public Information Officer

                        517-335-2316

The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. to consider the possible parole of Michael Merrill, #205597. The hearing will be conducted via video through Microsoft Teams and can be accessed by clicking HERE.

Those planning to access the hearing must call 517-335-1736 no later than January 8, 2021 to confirm attendance.

Michael Merrill is serving a Life sentence for the crime of Murder 2nd Degree. He was sentenced on December 4, 1989 out of Manistee County.

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

When logging into the hearing, your video must be turned off and audio muted to eliminate distraction during the hearing.

Please be advised that recordings, photography or screenshots of the proceeding are prohibited.