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A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Lonzo Dowtinel, #144736.

CONTACT:   Chris Gautz, Public Information Officer
                        (517) 241-0363


The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, May 19, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. to consider the possible parole of Lonzo Dowtinel, #144736. 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 May 17, 2022, to confirm attendance.

Lonzo Dowtinel is serving a life sentence for the crime of Murder 2nd Degree. Lonzo Dowtinel was sentenced on March 23, 1976, out of Wayne County. 

Anthony E. O. King, 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 camera 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.