A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Eddie Akins, #140632

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:  Chris Gautz, Public Information Officer

                        517-335-2316

The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 2, 2020 to consider the possible parole of Eddie Akins, #140632.  It will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

 

Eddie Akins is serving a Life sentence for the crime of Rape. He was sentenced on February 21, 1975 out of Saginaw 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.