PSD NEWS RELEASE: Laumaka furlough program inmate fails to return after job-seeking

Posted on Sep 16, 2015 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

HONOLULU – Work furlough program inmates Jerone Batalona failed to return from a furlough pass to the Laumaka Work Furlough Center this evening.   Batalona left this morning on a job-seeking pass and was scheduled to return by 5 p.m.  State Sheriffs and Honolulu Police were notified.
Jerone BatalonaBatalona was serving time for Robbery 2. Escape 2 is expected to be added to his charges. His next parole hearing was scheduled for March 2016.

Batalona is classified as community custody which is the lowest custody level.  He is 41-years old.  He is 5’8” and weighs 182 lbs.  He has brown hair and eyes.

If you see Batalona, call 911.

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Toni Schwartz
Public Information Officer
Hawaii Department of Public Safety
Office: 808-587-1358
Cell: 808-683-5507